Looking Back: Tom Hornberger

Tom Hornberger, the newest member of the Tri-County Heritage Society

Thomas Hornberger is the new treasurer and board member of the Tri-County Heritage Society. Tom was born in Pottstown but grew up in Morgantown, Pennsylvania. He attended Morgantown School. He graduated from Twin Valley High School in 1982.

His grandfather, Washington O’Neil, was Morgantown’s Justice of the Peace and Notary. After Washington died, his wife, Florence O’Neil, continued this service for the community.

Tom is treasurer of the Northern Chester County Fire Chief’s Association. He was Fire Chief for Morgantown’s Friendship Fire Company for 12 years. He is an active member of the Twin Valley Fire Department. Tom has worked five years for Caernarvon Township, Berks County. Tom married Lori Stauffer of Honey Brook in 1996. They Live in Hintonlot Spring in Caernarvon Township, Lancaster County. Tom is an avid collector of firefighting memorabilia. He especially loves to vacation in Ocean City Maryland and also vacations in other places.

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