Vietnam vet and very long time Statue of Liberty “keeper of the flame” urges others to serve their communities

In March 1972, throughout one other go to to the statue, he requested for a job on whim — and was employed. Three years later, the Each day Information wrote concerning the “Keeper of the Flame” and he loved instantaneous (if fleeting) celeb. Letters from children all over the world poured in, with DeLeo taking the time to answer each individually.