- Local Guide
(Editorâ€™s note: This piece is onein a series of â€śFamiliar Faces Fridayâ€ť features to be written by Spirit reporter Destiny Pifer. The point of the project will be to highlight a member of the community who may be recognizable to many and tell his or her story. Todayâ€™s familiar face is Gloria Kerr.)
By Destiny Pifer
Of The Spirit
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Gloria Kerr is a familiar face. You may recognize her as the president of the Garden Club. Or perhaps you have seen her and the rest of the Garden Club working hard around the community, planting and doing beautification projects.
Kerr was born and raised in Punxsutawney.
She is a 1965 graduate of the former Reyn-Sykes High School in Reynoldsville, where she graduated as valedictorian.
After graduation, Kerr attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where she obtained three degrees.
Read all about Kerr in Friday's edition of The Spirit.