Philadelphia, November 25, 2013– Mayor Michael A. Nutter released the following statement on the passing of Lana Felton-Ghee.
“Lana J. Felton-Ghee spent her life dedicated to public service, her family and her business. She served three Philadelphia Mayors – W. Wilson Goode, Ed Rendell and John Street. She utilized her experiences and talent in developing a private marketing and public relations business. Ms. Felton-Ghee contributed to the City’s hospitality sector through her work with the City Representative’s Office and the Freedom Festival, a precursor of Welcome America. She was an active member of the True Light Fellowship Church in Mt. Airy. Lana Felton-Ghee will be greatly missed by her husband, Jimmy Ghee, children, grandchildren, family and the many people who knew her.”