A fond farewell: Chamber of Commerce, Wehrle, Smith honor Lellock’s service
A celebration was held Thursday evening in honor of a woman who has dedicated 14 years of service to the community as executive director of the Chamber of Commerce.
Marlene Lellock was honored — by fellow members of the chamber, State Rep. Sam Smith and Punxsutawney Mayor James Wehrle.
Wehrle presented Lellock with a proclamation, proclaiming May 30 to be Marlene Lellock Day.
Smith presented Lellock with a letter of congratulations for doing such a good job serving the community of Punxsutawney.
The Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors presented Lellock with a diamond Punxsy Phil necklace.
Lellock has accepted the position of executive director of the Weather Center.
Pictured (front, from left) are Katie Laska, board member; Smith; Lellock; Wehrle; Debbie Parise, executive committee secretary; (back) Jeff Curtis, chamber president; Rick Nesbitt, board member; and Jim Cassidy, Weather Center board chairman.