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Wanda Colon battles cancer, makes special donation

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 03 2013 06:57:00 PM CDT

A popular TV personality who grew up in Reading made a special donation that has a special meaning to her life.

EXETER TOWNSHIP, PA. -

 A popular TV personality who grew up in Reading made a special donation on Saturday that has a special meaning to her life.

Wanda Colon of HGTV and TLC is bravely batting breast cancer.

She had her haircut at Thanx Hair Artistry in Exeter Township so her locks can be donated to an organization that makes wigs for cancer patients.

Colon was diagnose about a month-and-a-half ago.

She said she was "devastated" when she heard the news.

Colon vows to beat the disease.    She graduated from Reading High School... and Kutztown University.

Her family still lives in the Reading area.