New Orleans style march for late Seattle mayor

LANGLEY — A New Orleans style procession, led by the South Whidbey High School Jazz Ensemble, marched through downtown Langley on Thursday in memory of Paul Schell.

The former Seattle mayor who died July 27 was a longtime resident of Langley with his wife, Pam Schell.

Paul Schell was mayor in Seattle from 1998 to 2002. A public memorial is set for the Bell Harbor International Conference Center on the Seattle waterfront Oct. 8, which would have been his 77th birthday.

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