Loved ones say goodbye to officer who died of cancer

Friends, family and former colleagues said goodbye today to a New Rochelle police officer who died of cancer.



A service for New Rochelle Police Officer Lucia Mele-Hansen was held at the Blessed Sacrament Church.



Mele-Hansen spent the last few years fighting a rare ovarian cancer.



She was married New Rochelle Police Detective John Hansen since April 2010.



The police force says it plans to start a scholarship in Hansen's name.



 


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