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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 Dr. Mack W. Hollowell, who  passed  away  on  February  7,
 5    2001; and

 6        WHEREAS,  Dr.  Hollowell was born on December 20, 1919 in
 7    Charleston, Illinois, to Mack and Elsie Hollowell; and

 8        WHEREAS, Dr. Hollowell earned his  Bachelor  of  Medicine
 9    degree  from  Illinois  Wesleyan University and his M.D. from
10    the University of Illinois College of  Medicine  in  Chicago,
11    Illinois;  he  served  in the Army Medical Corps in the South
12    Pacific during World War  II;  after  being  discharged  with
13    honor,  he returned to Charleston where he practiced medicine
14    for 46 years; and

15        WHEREAS, Dr. Hollowell was instrumental in raising  money
16    for  the  Charleston  Memorial  and Sarah Bush Lincoln Health
17    Center Hospitals; he served as the medical director  for  the
18    Hour  House Drug and rehabilitation Center for 28 years until
19    his retirement in December of 2000; and

20        WHEREAS, Dr. Hollowell was as a member of  Wesley  United
21    Methodist  Church,  a member of the Illinois Medical Society,
22    where he served on several committees, a member and President
23    of the Illinois Academy of Family Physicians,  a  member  and
24    President  of  the  Sarah  Bush Lincoln Health Center Systems
25    Board and Foundation Board in prior years; he was  an  active
26    member  of the Coles Cumberland Medical Society, a member and
27    the first President of the Eastern Illinois University  Board
28    of  Trustees;  and previously served on the Illinois Board of
29    Governors of State College and Universities; and

30        WHEREAS, The passing of Dr. Mack  W.  Hollowell  will  be
31    deeply  felt  by  all  who knew and loved him, especially his
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 1    wife, Margaret; his children,  Dr.  Susan  K.  (husband,  Dr.
 2    Michael)  Shirley, Dr. Jeff Hollowell, Melissa (husband, Tom)
 3    Katsimpalis,  and  Megan  (husband,  Stuart)   Summers;   his
 4    step-children,  John C. Barlow, Todd L (wife, Sandra) Barlow,
 5    and Mary Anne Barlow Allen; his grandchildren, Jason,  Jacob,
 6    Alyssa,  Kory,  Alanz,  Evan,  Iris,  Ellen,  Lincoln, David,
 7    Grace, and Sam; therefore, be it

 9    ASSEMBLY  OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
10    all who knew him, the death  of  Dr.  Mack  W.  Hollowell  of
11    Charleston, Illinois; and be it further

12        RESOLVED,  That  a  suitable  copy  of this resolution be
13    presented to the family of Dr. Mack  W.  Hollowell  with  our
14    sincere condolences.

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