Condolences to the Akers Family

As you may have become aware, Mayor Akers' son, William, has passed away under unfortunate circumstances. Regardless of what is ultimately to be determined as his cause of death, it is of little console to a parent. Losing a child is the ultimate loss for a parent and our deepest condolences go out to Mayor Aker and his family.

Please leave your condolences on our Facebook page, from which we will compile all of the messages and present a written memorial book to the Mayor to support him during this difficult time.

If you would like to present a more personal message, perhaps a drawing or maybe a photo of you and his son or the Mayor himself, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your personalized message and I will make sure to include it in the book. Williams' obituary can be read here.

-Arthur Kelly