Interim Superintendent Donald Pace dies unexpectedly

September 26, 2016

With the Lewis County Board of Education only days away from naming a new superintendent they received news early Monday that Interim Superintendent Donald W. Pace died unexpectedly.

School Board Chair Bryan McRoberts, left, and Interim Superintendent Donald Pace discuss the process of finding a new Superintendent for the Lewis County School District. The search is officially underway and will be conducted in-house. - Photo by Dennis Brown

School Board Chair Bryan McRoberts, left, and Interim Superintendent Donald Pace discuss the process of finding a new Superintendent for the Lewis County School District during a meeting of the school board last month. – Photo by Dennis Brown

Board Chair Bryan McRoberts expressed sympathy upon hearing of Pace’s passing.
“The Board and I are deeply saddened by the sudden and unexpected passing of Mr. Pace,” McRoberts said.
“He had a passion for helping school districts and brought that same passion to the Lewis County School District,” McRoberts added.
He was as dedicated to this district as anyone could have been,” he said.

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