CARLINVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — The Carlinville City Council elected an interim mayor after Mayor Deanna Demuzio passed away this week.
City Attorney Dan O’Brien said a special meeting was held to swear in Alderwoman Sarah Oswald as the interim mayor. He state she will finish out the remainder of the late mayor’s term.
A new mayor is expected to be sworn in in May.
Funeral services will be held on Monday for the late Mayor Demuzio. City officials said there will be a private mass and graveside service at 11 a.m. on Monday. Then there will be a public procession at 12:30 p.m. The procession route is pictured below.