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Raymond Oliver Gaston, American secondary school educator. Certified in teaching Pennsylvania State University, 1978.

Background

Gaston, Raymond Oliver was born on November 26, 1938 in New Ringgold, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Oliver Franklin and Eva Suzanna (Sterner) Gaston.

Education

Certified in teaching Pennsylvania State University, 1978. Bachelor of Science, Temple University, 1985.

Career

Assistant manager F.W. Woolworth Company, 1960-1963. Salesman United Gas, Inc., 1963-1964. Building leadman Atlas Powder Corporation, 1964-1969.

Florist, owner greenhouse, 1968-1978. Teacher horticulture Intermediate Unit 29 Area Vocational School, Marlin, Pennsylvania,1973^. Advisor Future Farmers American Scoutmaster, Boy Scouts American, 1965-1969, Explorer advisor, 1969-1974.

Member Friendship Hose Company 1, Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, 1965^, president, 1976-1978. Treasurer Fireman's Relief, 1975-1978. Member Orwigsburg Ambulance Association, 1965^.

Achievements

  • Certified in teaching Pennsylvania State University, 1978.

Membership

Member Friendship Hose Company 1, Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, since 1965, president, 1976—1978. Treasurer Fireman's Relief, 1975—1978. Member Orwigsburg Ambulance Association, since 1965.

Member of National Education Association, Lions (president 1978-1979, director), Pennsylvania Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association, National Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association, Pennsylvania Vocational Association, American Vocational Association, Schuylkill County Area Vocational Technology Education Association, Pennsylvania Education Association.

Connections

Married Ruth Mary Loy, September 20, 1958.

father:
Oliver Franklin Gaston

mother:
Eva Suzanna (Sterner) Gaston

spouse:
Ruth Mary Loy