Calling hours were held Friday for Ann Uccello, a political pioneer who became the first female mayor in Connecticut. Antonina “Ann” Uccello died on March 12 at the age of 100. She was elected mayor of Hartford in 1967, becoming the first female mayor in the state, and served two terms. Uccello’s political journey took her to Washington, D.C. In…
A Connecticut pioneer has passed away. The Governor’s office confirmed this afternoon that Ann Uccello, Connecticut’s first female mayor, died at the age of 100. She was a two-term mayor of Hartford.