Governor Wolf Statement on Passing of Dan Rooney

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement on the passing of Dan Rooney, long-time owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers and former United States Ambassador to Ireland:

“Pennsylvania has lost a true icon and one of our most revered citizens, civic leaders and public servants. Dan Rooney was truly loyal and dedicated to the tremendous organization he built and the city and country that he loved to serve. On behalf of every Pennsylvanian, Frances and I express our deepest condolences to the Rooney family, Dan’s friends and colleagues, and every member of Steeler Nation. He will be missed but his legacy will live-on forever in the hearts of the countless players, fans and citizens whom were lucky enough to experience his passion and grace.”

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