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SR0014 97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


  

 


 
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SENATE RESOLUTION

 
2    WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are saddened to
3learn of the death of William "Papa" Passero of Westmont, who
4passed away on December 14, 2010; and
 
5    WHEREAS, William Passero was the owner and founder of Papa
6Passero's Family Pizzeria in Westmont; he opened the restaurant
7in 1977; and
 
8    WHEREAS, He was born in Chicago; he served in the United
9States Navy; after his service he opened a number of
10restaurants in the Chicago area before opening the location in
11Westmont; and
 
12    WHEREAS, Many of the recipes at the restaurant were his
13own, including the dough and the meatballs; and
 
14    WHEREAS, He hosted a free lunch buffet for local military
15veterans, police officers, and firefighters each Memorial Day
16and Veterans Day for the past 15 years; and
 
17    WHEREAS, William Passero is survived by his wife, Dolores;
18his children, William "Billy", Andrew, and Linda Trilla; his
19sister, Florence; his 11 grandchildren; and his 2
20great-grandchildren; therefore, be it
 

 

 

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1    RESOLVED, BY THE SENATE OF THE NINETY-SEVENTH GENERAL
2ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
3his family, friends, and loyal customers, the passing of
4William "Papa" Passero; and be it further
 
5    RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
6presented to the family of William Passero as a symbol of our
7sincere sympathy.