Highway Dedication to Honor Fallen Vietnam Veteran
12/22/2014
WHAT: A section of Route 144 in Centre Hall, Centre County, will be dedicated as the Pfc. Donald Ray Lucas Memorial Highway. A Centre Hall native and United States Marine Corps member, Lucas was killed in the line of duty in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam, on Jan. 12, 1969.

WHO: Rep. Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin); members of Lucas’ family, including his mother, Viola Lucas, and sister, Jean Greenaway; and representatives from PennDOT’s District 2 region.

WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 23, at 1 p.m.

WHERE: American Legion Post 779, Route 45/2928 Penns Valley Pike, Centre Hall.


Media contact: Patricia Hippler, 717.772.9846, phippler@pahousegop.com  
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