Resolution J3239-2013

Congratulating Rose Marsicano upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th Birthday



  • Jan 28, 2014: ADOPTED
  • Jan 23, 2014: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating Rose Marsicano upon the occasion
of celebrating her 100th birthday

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  congratulate  Rose
Marsicano  upon the occasion of her 100th Birthday; a party will be held
to celebrate this milestone with many  friends  and  family  members  in
attendance  on Sunday, February 23, 2014, at the Medford Hamlet Assisted
Living facility; and
  WHEREAS, Born on February 26, 1914, in Brooklyn, New York, to  Italian
immigrant  parents,  Rose Marsicano is the proud mother of two children,
Elaine and Alfred, and the loving grandmother of  10  grandchildren  and
five great-grandchildren; and
  WHEREAS,  This  exceptional  centenarian,  with her zest for life, has
inspired and enhanced the lives of her family and friends; and
  WHEREAS, This distinguished woman has experienced the incredible  joys
and  sorrows  characteristic  of and reserved for those with the stamina
and courage to savor a full life; and
  WHEREAS, This beloved woman has enriched the lives of those around her
through her joyous and sincere love for others and through the quiescent
charm and wisdom which comes only from a fullness of years; and
  WHEREAS, It is the intent of this Legislative Body to publicly  recog-
nize those who have reached such a remarkable age and who have witnessed
and  celebrated  the  innovations,  cultural  developments  and  awesome
achievements of this country during the last century,  while  themselves
contributing  to  the  growth and excellence of this great Empire State;
now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
congratulate  Rose  Marsicano upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th
Birthday; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Rose Marsicano.


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