REP. HARRY LEWIS JR. NAMED 2018 CITIZEN OF YEAR
“Coatesville is the only city in our county,” he said. “We have to take pride while they are struggling now and boost them back up. That’s what I wanted to do, and that’s what I continue to do. My life has been blessed and I am proud of my community and I am proud of Coatesville.”
Lewis said he is also proud that so many Coatesville natives went on to be national stars and role models, include Richard Hamilton, 40, an NBA All-Star guard for the Detroit Pistons and Chicago Bulls; Johnny Weir, 34, figure skater; Susan Richardson, 66, star of the former hit TV series “Eight is Enough;’ Billie Joe, 1963 rookie of the year for the AFL Denver Broncos; Der-
Rep. Harry Lewis Jr. speaks at Longwood Gardens Thursday night after being named 2018 Citizen of the Year.
Rep. Harry Lewis Jr., second from left, holds a citation from Chester County Commissioners, from left, Kathy Cozzone, Michelle Kichline and Terence Farrell after being named 2018 Citizen of the Year.