Community remembers former mayor

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) — Friends and family gathered together Sunday afternoon to pay their respects to former Youngstown mayor George Vukovich.

He passed away earlier this week at the age of 87.

He served as mayor from 1980 to 1984. Prior to that, Vukovich sat on city council and worked as a clerk for the Youngstown Municipal Court.

Services will be Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Angela Merici Parish, formerly Sacred Heart of Jesus.

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