Portville Hall of Fame

Elinor Wormer graduated from Wellsville High School in 1944.  She completed
a degree in journalism at the University of Ohio in 1949.  In 1953, she married
Donald Wormer and they returned to Portville in 1960.  Eleanor served on the
Board of Education for many years and was an original member and
co-founder of the American Field Service Adult Chapter.  She hosted a number
of foreign AFS students and paved the way for many PCS students to go to
school abroad for a year.  She also served on the Greater Olean Area Campfire
Girls Council and Portville Historical and Preservation Society.
The Portville Historical and Preservation Society
17 Maple Avenue
Portville, NY 14770