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Full Text of SR0889  95th General Assembly



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2     WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are saddened to
3 learn of the death of Ronald J. Jonas of Huntley, who passed
4 away on August 20, 2008; and
5     WHEREAS, Ronald J. Jonas was born on October 19, 1939 in
6 Des Plaines; and
7     WHEREAS, Ronald J. Jonas was a valued and well-respected
8 employee of the Bank of Buffalo Grove; he also served as a
9 member of the Board of Directors and Membership Chairman of the
10 Buffalo Grove Area Chamber of Commerce, as well as serving 7
11 years as the chamber's president; and
12     WHEREAS, Ronald J. Jonas was involved in numerous civic
13 activities, including the BGRA youth baseball program and the
14 Rotary Club of Buffalo Grove; and
15     WHEREAS, Ronald J. Jonas was the beloved husband of Judith
16 A. (nee Gramit); the loving father of Michael D. Jonas, Matthew
17 B. Jonas, and the late Michelle Jonas; the dear brother of
18 William Jonas, Thomas (Caryl) Jonas, and the late Rosann Jonas
19 Holbrook; and the fond uncle of many; and
20     WHEREAS, Ronald J. Jonas' love of life and ability to live



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1 it to the fullest endeared him to his family members, friends,
2 and all who knew him, and enabled him to enrich their lives in
3 ways they will never forget; therefore, be it
5 ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
6 his family and friends, the passing of Ronald J. Jonas; and be
7 it further
8     RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
9 presented to the family of Ronald J. Jonas as an expression of
10 our sympathy.