Apr 12, 2024 - News

Fry Sauce: Remembering Ted Wilson

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1 quote to go: Remembering Ted Wilson

"As the eternal optimist, he loved people and they loved him back. We are honored that his memory will live on in the legacy he built as Salt Lake City Mayor ... and his decades of humanitarian service."
— The family of Ted Wilson released a statement in honor of the former Salt Lake City mayor who passed away yesterday at the age of 84. Read more from the Salt Lake Tribune.
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