- Mar 20, 2012: ADOPTED
- Mar 20, 2012: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- Mar 16, 2012: REFERRED TO FINANCE
LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Richard V. Clark upon the occasion of their 50th Wedding Anniversary WHEREAS, Richard V. Clark and Donna M. Philips of Pulaski, New York, were united in marriage on January 19, 1961, at Pulaski United Methodist Church; and WHEREAS, Richard Clark is retired from Local 545 and Donna Clark is a retired Oswego County BOCES Teaching Assistant; and WHEREAS, They are the proud parents of Lori Clark, Lonnie and Patty Clark, Linnie Greene, Libby and Scott Jones, and Larry Clark and have eight cherished grandchildren, Kayla, Trisha, Lindsey, Emily, Erika, Libby, Evan and Landon; and WHEREAS, Donna and Richard Clark enjoy watching their grandchildren participate in sports and other activities; and WHEREAS, They also enjoy traveling and look forward to celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary with a trip to Holland in Spring 2012; and
WHEREAS, Donna and Richard Clark are and always have been a tower of strength, support, understanding and limitless love for their family; and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and tradition; and WHEREAS, Donna and Richard Clark have lived and continue to live their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demonstrating a deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and in so doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work and spirit that this couple has invested in their marriage; and WHEREAS, These same values they have passed to their loved ones, producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and WHEREAS, Donna and Richard Clark have touched the lives of their fami ly and many friends through the shining example of their marriage, which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they possess for one another; and WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now, therefore, be it RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Richard V. Clark upon the occasion of their 50th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Richard V. Clark.