Former Pittsburgh Mayor Sophie Masloff Taken To Hospital

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Former Pittsburgh Mayor Sophie Masloff was taken to the hospital Friday evening.

According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Masloff, 93, was admitted to UPMC Shadyside with pneumonia.

According to her spokesperson, she is alert and resting comfortably and is expected to be released in the coming days.

She is currently being treated with antibiotics.

Masloff served as mayor from 1988 to 1994. She was the city’s first Jewish and female mayor.

Stay With KDKA.com For More Details

Comments

One Comment

  1. David Babela says:

    Get Well Soon Mayor Masloff. The city still needs you!

  2. jomarie barbuto says:

    mayor masloff,get well soon .you were the best mayor.praying for you.

  3. Benjamin says:

    Pull out of it, girl! The Steelers have to win one more Super Bowl before you leave us! Best wishes for a speedy recovery.

Comments are closed.

More From CBS Pittsburgh

New Podcast Network
Learn How

Listen Live