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Saturday, January 28, 2012

Boston Mayor Kevin White, 1929-2012

(Photo Courtesy of Tom Fitzgerald)

Mayor Kevin White, Mayor of Boston from 1968-1984, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2012, at age 82.  He had suffered from Alzheimer's Disease since 2003.

The Boston Irish Tourism Association published a profile on Mayor White on the occasion of his statue being unveiled at Faneuil Hall in Boston on November 1, 2006. 

Mayor White's statue is part of Boston's Irish Heritage Trail, a three mile walk of twenty landmarks that tell the story of 300 years of Boston Irish history.