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 1                          SENATE RESOLUTION

 2        WHEREAS, The members of the Senate were saddened to learn
 3    of the sudden death of Mr. Henry Louis  Medley  of  East  St.
 4    Louis on Tuesday, January 18, 2000; and

 5        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Medley  graduated  from  Illinois Wesleyan
 6    University in Bloomington; and

 7        WHEREAS, Mr. Medley was  a  teacher  and  head  wrestling
 8    coach  at East St. Louis Senior High School; he had been with
 9    East St. Louis District 189 since 1971; and

10        WHEREAS, He was committed  to  helping  and  guiding  the
11    young  men that he had coached to further their education; he
12    was considered a role model by all; and

13        WHEREAS, His passing will be deeply felt  by  his  family
14    and   friends,   especially  his  wife,  Redina  Medley;  his
15    daughter, Nzinga K. Medley; his sisters  and  brother-in-law,
16    Glynda  Chapple,  Bernice  and  Ronald  Bolden,  and  Imogene
17    Archie;  his  brothers  and  sisters-in-law,  Albert  and Ann
18    Medley, William T. and  Rena  Wilkins,  Rev.  James  and  Ann
19    Wilkins,  Rev.  Robert  and  Alice Medley, Andrew and Florene
20    Medley, Charles and Mary Medley, Allen Medley, and George and
21    Betty Archie; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives,
22    and friends; therefore, be it

24    ASSEMBLY  OF  THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we note with sorrow
25    and regret the death of Mr. Henry L. Medley  and  extend  our
26    sincere  condolences  to  his  family  and friends; and be it
27    further

28        RESOLVED, That a suitable  copy  of  this  resolution  be
29    presented to his widow, Mrs. Redina Medley.

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