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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 Bill Reid of Buffalo Grove, who recently passed away; and

 5        WHEREAS, Bill Reid was a native of  South  Bend,  Indiana
 6    and a graduate of Indiana University; he and his family moved
 7    to Buffalo Grove in 1961; and

 8        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Reid  has  served  as  a  history teacher,
 9    counselor, district administrator,  and  assistant  principal
10    throughout  Northwest  Suburban  High School District 214; he
11    worked for thirty years before retiring; Mr. Reid  helped  in
12    the  election  of  Verna  Clayton  to  the  office of village
13    president and three terms as State Representative; and

14        WHEREAS, Bill Reid was appointed to the village board  in
15    1983,   and   worked  on  village  commissions,  helped  with
16    community events,  including  Buffalo  Grove  Days;  he  also
17    served  as  an  usher  at  Kingswood United Methodist Church,
18    where he and his wife were members; and

19        WHEREAS, The passing of Bill Reid will be deeply felt  by
20    his wife of forty-seven years, Mary Jo; his children, Douglas
21    and   Elizabeth;   and  his  grandchildren,  Sam  and  David;
22    therefore, be it

24    ASSEMBLY  OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
25    all that knew him, the death of Bill Reid of  Buffalo  Grove,
26    Illinois; and be it further

27        RESOLVED,  That  a  suitable  copy  of this resolution be
28    presented to the family of Bill Reid.

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