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92nd General Assembly

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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 John M. Kollins, who passed away on April 1, 2002; and

 5        WHEREAS, John M. Kollins was born on October 30, 1938, in
 6    Litchfield to Martin Valentine and  Jane  Royce  Kollins;  he
 7    married M. Jane Selgert in Livingston in 1963; and

 8        WHEREAS, Mr. Kollins retired as a carrier from the United
 9    States  Postal  Service  in January 2002; he was principal of
10    Waverly School from 1970-1972 and had been a  coal  miner  in
11    the Gillespie area for 10 years; and

12        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Kollins  was a member of Virden Knights of
13    Columbus, the National Railway Historical  Society,  and  St.
14    Sebastian  Catholic  Church in Waverly; he also served on the
15    Waverly  Library  Board  for  several  years  and  was   past
16    president of the Board; and

17        WHEREAS,  The  passing  of John M. Kollins will be deeply
18    felt by all who knew and loved him, especially his  wife,  M.
19    Jane; his sons, John (wife, Jill) Kollins, Jamie Kollins, and
20    Joe  (wife,  Melanie)  Kollins;  and  his two granddaughters;
21    therefore, be it

23    ASSEMBLY  OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
24    all who knew him, the death of John M.  Kollins  of  Waverly,
25    Illinois; and be it further

26        RESOLVED,  That  a  suitable  copy  of this resolution be
27    presented to the family of John M. Kollins with  our  sincere
28    condolences.

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