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2    WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are saddened to
3learn of the death of Harold W. Sinclair of Wood River, who
4passed away on February 18, 2017; and
5    WHEREAS, Harold Sinclair was born in Alton to Harold and
6Margaret (Neumann) Sinclair on March 16, 1927; and
7    WHEREAS, Harold Sinclair worked for over 45 years as an
8operating engineer for Local #520 and was proud to say he
9worked on the Melvin Price Lock and Dam #26R from beginning to
10end; and
11    WHEREAS, Harold Sinclair was a former member of the Wood
12River Moose Lodge and the Knights of Columbus; he enjoyed
13singing along with music by Mario Lanza and working in his
14yard; and
15    WHEREAS, Harold Sinclair was preceded in death by his
16parents; his daughter, Lynn M. Riley; his son, James E.
17Sinclair; and his sisters, Helen Ufert, Marcella Wilson, and
18Delores Pitt; and
19    WHEREAS, Harold Sinclair is survived by his children, Bill
20(Marla) Sinclair, Richard (Terry) Sinclair, and Leigh Ann



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1"Dink" St. Peters; his grandchildren, Scott Wathern, Shana
2Hall, Ryan Landry, Adam (Rachel) Sinclair, Brian Sinclair,
3Marissa and Megan St. Peters, and Michelle Sinclair; his
4great-grandchildren, Haleigh and Kynzie Sinclair; his sister,
5Becky Pankratz; and his former wife, Norma Sinclair; therefore,
6be it
8ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn the passing of
9Harold W. Sinclair, and extend our sincere condolences to his
10family, friends, and all who knew and loved him; and be it
12    RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
13presented to the family of Harold Sinclair as an expression of
14our deepest sympathy.