People in Geneva are mourning the loss of a local icon. Mary Luckern passed away on Sunday at the age of 87.

People in Geneva are mourning the loss of a local icon.

Mary Luckern passed away on Sunday at the age of 87.

Luckern wore many hats, most recently serving a Geneva town supervisor, a post she held for 16 years. She spent more than 40 years as a teacher and principal in Geneva as well.

Luckern received a President's Medal from Hobart and William Smith Colleges in 2017, one of many honors she held during her career.