HARRISBURG – Rep. Valerie Gaydos (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement on the death of Joe Wise, a community leader from Moon Township.
“I’m heartbroken by the loss of our good friend and highly respected member of our area, Joe Wise. Joe was a friend to so many. He was a hard worker who had the best of intentions for the community and did so with humor and humility. Joe’s passing is a huge loss for our area.”
Wise, a 1983 graduate of Moon Township High School, was a Republican candidate for Allegheny County Council District 1.
Wise previously served as a member of both the Moon Township Board of Supervisors and Transportation Authority, as well as chairman of the Moon Township Comprehensive Plan Committee.
“His desire, dedication and determination to serve our community will live with me forever. My heart goes out to his wife, Mary Jo, and son, Christian. May Joe’s memory remain a blessing for all.”
Representative Valerie Gaydos
44th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives