Caylene Celeste Coston

Caylene Celeste Coston, 48, of Colorado Springs died on January 25 of complications from surgery. She was born in Pueblo, CO and graduated from Palmer High School in Colorado Springs. She received her bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder and her medical degree from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. Following completion of her residency training in Emergency Medicine in Norfolk, VA, she returned to Colorado Springs to continue her medical practice in local hospital emergency departments. Her final place of employment was at Evans Army Hospital, Fort Carson, where she was very happy in anticipation of a permanent position. Caylene was a caring, loyal and honest woman who gave selflessly to others. She was known for being full of laughter at all times. She adored her family, loved her work, and enjoyed cultivating her many close friendships. She also was devoted to her beloved cat, Simon, and the other family pets that preceded him. She is survived by her parents, Joseph and Shirley Coston of Colorado Springs, her brother Edward and wife Tammy and nephews Michael, Steven, Brian and niece Katie of Tomball, TX and vicinity, and her brother Sean and wife Jennifer and nephews Joey and Jacob of Albuquerque, NM. Funeral services for Caylene will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, February 1, at the Evergreen Funeral Home, 1830 East Fountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Coston family invites Caylene's friends to a reception following the service. Instead of flowers, the family suggests donations in Caylene's memory to the at Online condolences at


Funeral Home

Evergreen Funeral Home
1830 East Fountain Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 475-8303

Published in The Gazette on Jan. 30, 2013