The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 16, 2013

Penn College Scholarship Memorializes Business Student


The Daily Item

— WILLIAMSPORT — The family and friends of Jacob D. Parkes have established a scholarship to honor the Pennsylvania College of Technology student who died a year ago in an automobile accident.

At the time of his death, Parkes, 21, of Lewisburg, was a senior majoring in business at Penn College.

The scholarship established in his memory will benefit full-time, first-year students who are enrolled in accounting, business administration or business management and who reside in Pennsylvania.