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Full Text of SR0265  95th General Assembly



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2     WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are saddened to
3 learn of the death of Max D. Eldred of Chesterfield, who passed
4 away on June 14, 2007; and
5     WHEREAS, Max D. Eldred was born on October 9, 1938, in
6 Chesterfield; he is the son of James Melvin and Nelle Schuetz
7 Eldred; he married Polly Boydstun on September 23, 1966, in
8 Godfrey; and
9     WHEREAS, Max D. Eldred graduated from Carlinville High
10 School in 1956 and Eastern Illinois University in 1961,
11 majoring in botany and education; he did graduate work at the
12 University of Illinois; he taught science and physical
13 education and coached at North Junior High in Alton for 20
14 years; he was a professional bird dog trainer and won numerous
15 Illinois Dog of the Year awards; he was a member of Carlinville
16 United Methodist Church, Field Trial Clubs of Illinois, Piasa
17 Pointer and Setter Club, Macoupin County Field Trial Club, and
18 Southwestern Field Trial Club; he judged and reported field
19 trial championships all over the Midwest; and
20     WHEREAS, Max D. Eldred was preceded in death by his
21 parents; and



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1     WHEREAS, Max D. Eldred is survived by his wife, Polly
2 Eldred; his sons, Jim (Kelly) Eldred and Jeff (Micah) Eldred;
3 his grandson, Max Eldred; his brother, Jon (Kate) Eldred; his
4 mother-in-law, Tish Butler; and his niece and nephew;
5 therefore, be it
7 ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
8 his family and friends, the passing of Max D. Eldred; and be it
9 further
10     RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
11 presented to the family of Max D. Eldred as an expression of
12 our sympathy.