December 9, 2013 5:47 PM

Pioneering politician Sarah Snow, KC’s first woman candidate for mayor, dies at age 91

Sarah Snow, a former Kansas City councilwoman and the city’s first woman candidate for mayor, died Saturday in her sleep at age 91. People fondly remember Snow, who was defeated in 1975 by incumbent Mayor Charles Wheeler, as a devoted advocate for the Northland and for the city as a whole.

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