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Former mayor passes away

Published 03/28 2013 05:04PM

Updated 03/28 2013 05:41PM

CHAMPAIGN -- A former Champaign mayor has passed away. 75-year old Robert Dodd died Thursday morning. He'd been battling pancreatitis.

Dodd was mayor from 1983 - 87. Mayor Don Gerard says Dodd taught him things he'll always carry with him. Dodd also had his own law practice and was a UI grad.

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