Rhea Beacker, Elkland, PA

Elkland, PA, Letter Carrier Rhea Beacker became concerned when she noticed a customer hadn’t collected mail in several days. She alerted a neighbor, who entered the woman’s house and found her lying on the floor. Emergency responders determined the woman had suffered a stroke and took her to a hospital where she recovered.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.