Former mayor honored at Proctors

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SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Family and friends celebrated at Proctors in memory of Former Mayor Karen Johnson.

She passed away this year and made history as the first woman elected as mayor of the Electric City. After serving as mayor, she was elected to the Schenectady County Legislature in 2001.

As many people gathered to celebrate her life, the connections she made will last a lifetime.

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