Community mourns unexpected loss of state lawmaker
LISBON (WGME) -- A community is mourning the unexpected loss of a state lawmaker.
State Representative Gina Mason died Tuesday night, she's also the mother of State Senate Leader Garrett Mason.
Lisbon residents woke up to shocking news.
Republican Representative Gina Mason died overnight unexpectedly.
Tracey Steuber works for the town and directs the Moxie festival. She says Mason made it all happen,
"She was the sole person of the Moxie Festival Parade, and she will sorely, sorely be missed from this community," Steuber said.
She says anyone who wants to honor Mason should just live by her example.
"Step up in your community,” Steuber said. “Be a part of it. Step up."