Mayor Emeritus A. George Pradel passed away on the morning of Sept. 4 this year. He was 80 years old and was in the hospital with his family when he died of cancer. Pradel was a marine, a police officer and Naperville’s longest mayor. He is survived by his three children, Carol, Gary and George. The public is invited to a visitation at Naperville City Hall — 400 S. Eagle Street — from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8 and Sunday Sept. 9. To send condolences to the family or share your memories, visit pradel.com.
Story by Abby McArthur-Self