GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – The following is a release from the office of U.S. Senator Ben Sasse in regards to the passing of former Grand Island mayor Ken Gnadt:
“Ken loved his city and worked his heart out to serve Nebraskans. His hard work, integrity, and selflessness made our community a better place. Melissa and I are saddened by this loss and keep his children and their families in our prayers.”
Gnadt served as Grand Island’s mayor from 1994-2002. He was 85 years old.