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Full Text of SR0486  102nd General Assembly




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2    WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are saddened
3to learn of the death of Cameron "Cam" Alexander Harris, who
4passed away on June 28, 2021; and
5    WHEREAS, Cam Harris was born to Kenneth Sr. and Rose
6Harris in Hinsdale on October 25, 1998; he attended Ridgewood
7Baptist Academy in Joliet and Jane Addams Middle School in
8Bolingbrook; he graduated from Bolingbrook High School in
92017; following high school, he attended Loras College in
10Dubuque, Iowa and the University of Illinois at Chicago; he
11enlisted in the United States Air Force in 2018 and was
12currently serving active duty in the U.S. Air Force National
13Guard 132d Wing in Des Moines, Iowa; he was preparing to resume
14his college academics at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa
15in the fall of 2021; and
16    WHEREAS, Cameron Harris was a man of strong faith who was
17intelligent and very resourceful; he was kind and a loyal
18friend yet firm and very independent; he loved family
19gatherings and enjoyed spending time with family and friends;
20he also loved watching movies and playing video games,
21especially online gaming with a group of friends from school;



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1    WHEREAS, Cam Harris was preceded in death by his maternal
2grandfather, Raymond Johnson; and
3    WHEREAS, Cam Harris is survived by his parents; his
4brothers, Kenneth Jr. and Carson; his maternal grandmother,
5Patricia Johnson; his paternal grandparents, Sam and Velma
6Harris; his aunts, Cheryl (Derrick) Gordon, Carolyn (Lester)
7Barnes, Stephanie Harris, and Latina Harris; his uncles,
8Charles (Janet) Harris, Clifton Harris, and Anthony Harris;
9his cousins; and his friends who were also part of his family;
10therefore, be it
12ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn the passing of
13Cameron "Cam" Alexander Harris and extend our sincere
14condolences to his family, friends, and all who knew and loved
15him; and be it further
16    RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
17presented to the family of Cam Harris as an expression of our
18deepest sympathy.