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Michigan mayor Dan Paletko, 70, dies from COVID-19

Michigan mayor Dan Paletko, 70, dies from COVID-19
Paletko was hospitalized Monday and died Tuesday night.

Dan Paletko, mayor of the Detroit suburb of Dearborn Heights, died Tuesday from COVID-19.Dan Paletko, mayor of Dearborn Heights (Facebook) “He always wanted to be mayor, and he was getting ready to run for another four-year term,” Paletko’s chief of staff Krystina Laslo told the Free Press.My heart is with his family, friends, and the city of Dearborn Heights.“My heart goes out to the family of Mayor Dan Paletko and our Dearborn Heights community,” Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, whose district includes part of Dearborn Heights, wrote.

Most Read “I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mayor Dan Paletko,” Michigan Gov.Paletko, a Democrat, was hospitalized Monday and died Tuesday night, the Detroit Free Press reported.

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