The Honorable Eugenia Smith, Harrisburg City Council member, was pronounced dead at Harrisburg Hospital Friday afternoon. No further details are available. Council Member Smith was a life-long resident of Harrisburg and was chair of the council’s Public Safety Committee. She had a long and distinguished career as an elected official and public servant.
“This is deeply shocking,” said Mayor Eric Papenfuse in learning of Councilwoman Smith’s death. “I share the pain and loss that people throughout our city assuredly feel as we try to absorb this sudden news. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family at this time.”Leave a reply