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BREAKING: State Senator O’Pake has Died

State Senator Michael O’Pake of Reading died today of complications from heart surgery.

O’Pake was elected to the State Senate in 1972 and was recent re-elected as Democratic Whip. He was the longest-serving member of the state legislature.

Here is the official statement, and here are statements from Senate Leadership.

The Reading Eagle has the story.

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