Former Moorhead Mayor Del Rae Williams hospitalized after suffering a stroke


(Moorhead, MN) -- Former Moorhead Mayor Del Rae Williams is hospitalized after suffering a stroke.

Her husband. Ron, posted on her Facebook page, that the former mayor suffered a stroke late Wednesday afternoon. He says they called an ambulance right away and that the Del Rae is having difficulty using the phone, and her recovery may be slow.

Hundreds of people have left comments letting the former mayor know they are praying for her and hoping for a full and speedy recovery. 

Del Rae Williams was Moorhead's first female mayor. She served from 2014 to 2018. She decided not to run for a second term.