Congratulations Patricia Harrs of Hicksville! (Photo courtesy of the Office of Senator Rhoads)

Hicksville Resident Named Woman Of Distinction By NY Senate

New York State Senator Steve Rhoads recognized Hicksville’s Patricia Harrs as his New York State Senate 2024 Woman of Distinction in Albany. Patricia Harrs is a truly remarkable woman who is an inspiration to all and a shining example of what it means to live a life dedicated to serving others. She has spent her entire life living in Levittown and Hicksville passionately focused on public safety, volunteerism, and her family. Patricia Harrs has dedicated her life to serving her community, starting as a lifeguard, and progressing through roles as a Nassau County Police Department crossing guard and a Nassau County Corrections Officer, where she retired as Captain of the Police Academy after 32 years. Despite facing personal tragedy, she persevered and raised her four children while working and training countless officers. Now in retirement after recovering from cancer, she remains a pillar of strength for her family and continues to be recognized for her dedication and loving heart.
Information provided by the Office of Senator Steve Rhoads.

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