Post-Standard Columnist Saundra Smokes Dies at 57

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By: Paul Riede | The Post-Standard

Syracuse, N.Y. — Saundra Smokes, the award-winning columnist and editorial writer whose articles often spurred debate across Central New York, died this morning at Crouse Hospital.

Smokes, 57, who had battled diabetes for several years, collapsed in her Eastwood home Monday and was rushed to the hospital. The cause of death was cardiac arrest.

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