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Dumfries Mayor Dies

Dumfries Town Manager DanTaber, Mayor Fred Yohey Jr. and Vice Mayor Nancy West talk at a Town Council Meeting. (KJ Mushung/

Dumfries, Va. — Dumfries Mayor Fred Yohey has died at age 63.

According to, Yohey passed away Sunday night at Sentara Potomac Hospital where he had been admitted on Oct. 22 after a medical emergency.

Yohey was serving his second term as mayor and had previously served on the town council.


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