Mary Scranton, wife of former Governor Bill Scranton, passed away on Saturday.
She was 97 years old.
Governor Tom Wolf has ordered state flags to be flown at half-staff until January 3rd.
“Frances and I extend our deepest condolences to the entire Scranton family on the passing of their mother and grandmother, Mary,” Gov. Wolf stated. “The Scrantons dedicated their lives to service of Pennsylvania and the nation. We thank Mary for her contributions to the commonwealth and wish her family the best during this difficult time.”
Former Governor Scranton died two years at the age of 96.