Elorza statement of passing of PawSox owner James Skeffington

Mayor Elorza Statement on Passing of James Skeffington

– Mayor Elorza made the following statement today regarding the tragic and sudden passing of Providence Attorney James Skeffington.

“I am very saddened to learn of the passing of James Skeffington and extend my deepest condolences to his family and loved ones,” said Mayor Elorza. “Jim was a Providence native who reached the highest levels of professional accomplishment but never lost touch with his community. He cared deeply about Providence and was one of our city's leading business and civic champions. We will always remember his commitment and contributions to our community.”

(release from City of Providence)