On November 12, 2013, The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office received a call from an out of state family member regarding a welfare check on their father. Family members had not heard from him in several days and were beginning to worry.
Deputies responded to a home in Big Sky and located a deceased male. The individual was identified as 80 year-old Herman Robert Schatz of Big Sky.
Mr. Schatz’s death is being investigated by the Coroner division of Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office.