Michigan fan Kathleen Conat died June 25 reports SF Site News.
Conat worked as a reporter, feature writer and editorialist for the Ypsilanti Courier from 2000-2008.
She was part of the hoax Pluto in ‘87 Worldcon bid and helped run parties at cons in the 1980s. Her title on the committee was “Oracle of the Ninth Planet.”
During the same decade she was also a literary agent.