Gorgon Given Certificate During Miners’ Day Weekend

June 21, 2016 Daily American
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Stella Marie Gorgon was in Windber to be presented with a certificate of appreciation from Windber Borough Council for her past work in the community.

Gorgon returned to Windber after retirement from teaching at the Altoona Area School District and Penn State University’s Altoona campus. She said she wanted to return “because Windber is my hometown.”

She was a member of Windber Borough Council, serving on various committees as well as acting as liaison to the Windber Area School District and council representative to the Windber Area Business Alliance. Gorgon served as the chairwoman of Windber Area Visioning Process, Preservation Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Environmental Council. She was a member of the Allegheny Ridge Corp., which is affiliated with the Southwestern Pennsylvania Heritage Commission under the U.S. Department of Interior…

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