By Jennifer McRae

DENVER (CBS4)– Former Colorado Secretary of State Natalie Meyer passed away on Thursday morning. She was 91 years old.

Natalie Meyer (credit: Michael Hesse)

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Meyer was the longest-serving Secretary of State for Colorado, serving from 1983-1995.

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“I wish we could clone her. She called things balls and strikes,” said Colorado GOP veteran Michael Hesse.

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Memorial service plans to honor the Republican are in the planning stages.

Jennifer McRae