AKRON -- Channel 3 News has confirmed through Mayor Don Plusquellic's spokeswoman that his former wife Mary Plusquellic, 63, was found dead earlier Friday from apparent heart-related issues.
She was found by her brother inside her Fifth Street Lane apartment in Barberton.
An autopsy was conducted by the Summit County Medical Examiner's Office. The cause of death is pending additional testing.
The couple married in 1972 and divorced in 2007.