Resolution J1745-2013

Honoring Gene Casella upon the occasion of being selected as Warren County's 2013 Senior Citizen of the Year

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  • May 7, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 7, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • May 3, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION honoring Gene Casella upon the occasion of being
selected as Warren County's 2013 Senior Citizen of the Year

WHEREAS, Senior citizens bring a wealth of experience and  knowledge  to
the  increasingly  active roles they play in today's society; their past
contributions and future participation are a vital part of, and valuable
asset to, the fabric of community life and activity; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor  Gene  Casella
upon the occasion of being selected as Warren County's 2013 Senior Citi-
zen  of  the Year, in recognition of his invaluable contributions to the
community through his outstanding, and much appreciated, volunteer work;
and
  WHEREAS, As Warren County's 2013 Senior  Citizen  of  the  Year,  Gene
Casella  will  participate  in the Annual New York State Senior Citizens
Day Luncheon, hosted by the State Office for the Aging  (SOFA),  at  the
Hart  Theatre  Lounge  in  the Egg, Albany, New York, on Tuesday, May 7,
2013; and
  WHEREAS, Gene Casella moved to the Queensbury, New York, area from New
York City in 1996; retired as a manager at  IBM  for  30  years,  he  is
married, and is the proud father of three children; and
  WHEREAS,  Gene Casella has been a dedicated volunteer in his community
for 17 years; and
  WHEREAS, Gene Casella faithfully delivered meals  to  the  home  bound
three  days  a week for the Voluntary Action Center; he now utilizes his
professional skills at the offices of RSVP and the County Office for the
Aging, assisting with data entry and paperwork every week; and
  WHEREAS, A true asset to society, Gene Casella's distinguished  record
merits  the recognition and respectful tribute of this Legislative Body;
now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
honor  Gene  Casella upon the occasion of being selected as Warren Coun-
ty's 2013 Senior Citizen of the Year; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Gene Casella.

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