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Millville in Columbia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lights Around the Park

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 6, 2020
1. Lights Around the Park Marker
Inscription.  

In the year 2000 through the generous support of the following community spirited individuals, families and organizations our town became a better place to live. Our Park was enhanced by the installation of eighteen Victorian lights around the Park perimeter. They have been placed here for your enjoyment, safety and to show visitors that we are a proud community.

The lights are given:
• In memory of James E. Artman by Lois Artman and family
• In memory of Klase and Myrtle Bardo by Virginia Bardo Zeisloft
• In memory of Maus N. Eyer by Irma Eyer and Elva Lawton
• In memory of Pete and Clete Farr by Richard and Marjorie Farr and children
• In memory of Manley C. Fought by his family
• In memory of Thomas S. and Helen Gordner by John and Mary Gordner
• In memory of Kendall Welliver by his family
• In memory of Drexel Woolcock and Nannette Woolcock Bower by their families
• In memory of Wallace and Betty Wright by their family
• By the families of Skip, Rob and Dick Bower in memory and honor of their parents
• By the family of Leroy O. and Nancy Diehl
• By the

Lights Around the Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 6, 2020
2. Lights Around the Park Marker
At far left of photo, with one of the Victorian lampposts at right
family of Harold and Gay Ann Fisk
• By the family of J. C. and Marjorie Welliver Fought
• By the family of Burel and Ruby Gum
• By the family of Arthur Hock, Jr.
• By R. Lee and Pat Milroy
• By the family of John H. and Grace G. Watts
• By the family of Gerald M. and Ruth G. Woolcock

The lights were installed through the support of:
• State Representative John Gordner
• The Boro of Millville
• The Townships of Pine and Madison
 
Erected by the Borough of Millville.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 41° 7.338′ N, 76° 31.666′ W. Marker is in Millville, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is on Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 254) east of Green Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is in the Community Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Millville PA 17846, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of the Greenwood Seminary (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Grist Mill Drive Wheels (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. Ό mile away); John Eves' Mill

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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Millville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Wheeler (approx. 8½ miles away); War Memorial (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Millville.
 
Also see . . .  Millville Borough History. (Submitted on December 6, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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