Patricia HarrisPrint Page Print this page

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A plaque commemorates Patricia Harris for her work in re- establishing the George Town Hospital and serving as the President of the hospital auxiliary for 11 years. Mrs Harris died in 2012.

For over 20 years, Patricia generously gave her time and energy to a wide range of community activities in George Town. She served as the caretaker of the George Town Memorial Hall for 18 years and was a volunteer guide at the Watch-house Museum.

Patricia was actively involved with a range of health care groups. She was member of the George Town Hospital Auxiliary for 16 years, including serving as President from 1998. She was a member of the Northern Council of Hospital Auxiliaries, and the George Town Health and Welfare Committee. Patricia provided practical and emotional support to the elderly as a volunteer at the Ainslie Nursing Home, and was a regular hospital visitor four days a week. She acted as carer for an elderly friend for eight years.




Address:47 Anne Street, George Town Hospital , George Town, 7253
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.104034
Long: 146.82185
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map


Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People


Actual Monument Dedication Date:April, 2013
Front Inscription

In loving memory of Patricia Margaret Harris

An inspirational, dedicated and caring life member of the George Town Hospital Auxiliary

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design