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 1                          SENATE RESOLUTION

 2        WHEREAS, The members  of  the  Illinois  Senate  wish  to
 3    express  their  sincere condolences to the family and friends
 4    of Roosevelt Stewart, who recently passed away; and

 5        WHEREAS,  Roosevelt  Stewart  was  born   in   Lexington,
 6    Mississippi  on  April  23,  1931; his parents were Clyde and
 7    Ollie (Pilgram) Stewart; and

 8        WHEREAS, Roosevelt Stewart was a  retired  truck  driver;
 9    after  his  retirement he worked around his home and yard and
10    spent quality time with his cherished grandchildren; and

11        WHEREAS, The passing of Roosevelt Stewart will be  deeply
12    felt  by  all  who  knew  him,  especially his loving wife of
13    forty-eight years, Josephine Stewart;  his  sons,  Roosevelt,
14    Jr.  (wife,  Louise),  Roell  (wife,  Rochelle),  Roland, and
15    Rolando; his grandchildren,  Antwoine,  Antoniette,  Lavonte,
16    Baron,  Rolando,  Jr.,  and  Ronesha;  his  sisters, Magnoria
17    (husband,  Clarence)  Brooks,  Dessie  L.   (husband,   J.C.)
18    Thompson,  Adell  Bowman,  and Ruby Powell (husband, Richard)
19    Pickens; his brothers, Esley  (wife,  Henrine),  O.D.,  Elmoe
20    (wife,  Betty),  Eddie,  and Wesley; his mother-in-law, Helen
21    Tucker; his  sisters-in-law,  Jeanette  (husband,  QuoVadis),
22    Maxine  (husband,  James),  and Shirley; his brothers-in-law,
23    Robert (wife Artna) Tucker and Stanley  (wife,  Pam)  Tucker;
24    and  his  many  nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews,
25    cousins, and many friends; therefore, be it

27    ASSEMBLY  OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
28    all who knew him, the death of Roosevelt Stewart; and  be  it
29    further

30        RESOLVED,  That  a  suitable  copy  of this resolution be
31    presented to the family of Roosevelt Stewart.

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