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Full Text of SR0379  94th General Assembly



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2     WHEREAS, The members of the Senate of the State of Illinois
3 learned with regret of the death of Rhea G. Vroman of Wood
4 River on Sunday, August 21, 2005; and
5     WHEREAS, She was born on July 28, 1910, in Bunker Hill to
6 James and Rosa (Mamie) Grant; she married Truman Vroman on
7 October 13, 1940, in DeSoto, Missouri; he preceded her in death
8 on June 12, 1998; and
9     WHEREAS, She had been a Past Worthy Matron for Wood River
10 Order of Eastern Star 1062, a member of the Airstream Travel
11 Trailer Club, and longtime member of the First Baptist Church
12 of East Alton; and
13     WHEREAS, Mrs. Vroman was the first elected female school
14 board member of the East Alton School District, serving two
15 terms, and was president for six years; she served a term on
16 the Illinois School Board; and
17     WHEREAS, The passing of Rhea Vroman has been deeply felt by
18 many, especially her daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and
19 Darrell Waters; her grandchildren and their spouses, Evan and
20 Michelle Waters, Christopher and Jill Seifert, Alma and Cory
21 Boss, and Kara and Mike Siebe; her great-grandchildren,
22 Brianna, Madelyn, and Ethan Waters, and Annalee Seifert; and
23 her sister, Renolla Coe; therefore, be it
25 ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn the passing of
26 Rhea G. Vroman, and we extend our sincere condolences to her
27 family, friends, and all who knew and loved her; and be it
28 further
29     RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be



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1 presented to her family as an expression of our deepest
2 sympathy.