On July 15th, veteran Rodney Furman of Montoursville was awarded a Quilt of Valor in honor and recognition of his service to our country. Furman served in the US Air Force and the PA Air National Guard from 1985-2020.
He served in the Air Force at Peterson AFB, CO., which is part of the Cheyenne Mountain Defense Complex. He worked as a computer specialist tracking aircraft movement around the world.
In the PAANG, Furman served with the 193rd Air Operations Group at State College, PA.
His temporary assignments took him to many bases in the States and overseas.
He left the service as a Master Sergeant.
His quilt was pieced and quilted by Sue Hine and awarded by Jim and Bonnie Fiedler, all members of the Columbia County QOV.