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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 Albert Weinberg, who passed away on  September  18,  2001;
 5    and

 6        WHEREAS,  Mr. Weinberg was the youngest of seven children
 7    born to a working-class family of Russian immigrants; and

 8        WHEREAS, After graduating from Marshall High  School,  he
 9    worked  at  a  post  office  while  taking  classes at DePaul
10    College of Law; he graduated in the early  1940's,  the  same
11    time he married his wife, Tybal; and

12        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Weinberg served as a Staff Sergeant in the
13    United States Army Air Force  in  the  South  Pacific  during
14    World War II; he later maintained his Chicago real estate law
15    practice for 60 years; and

16        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Weinberg  was  active with The Veterans of
17    Foreign Wars and the Jewish  War  Veterans;  in  1959,  while
18    serving  as president of the Albany Park Hebrew Congregation,
19    he hosted Eleanor Roosevelt in his home; and

20        WHEREAS, The passing of Albert Weinberg  will  be  deeply
21    felt by all who knew and loved him, especially his wife of 61
22    years,   Tybal;   his   children,  Marshall  Weinberg,  Sulie
23    Cohn-Grayson, and Shari Weinberg; and his nine grandchildren;
24    therefore, be it

26    ASSEMBLY  OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
27    all who knew him, the death of Albert Weinberg  of  Wilmette,
28    Illinois; and be it further

29        RESOLVED,  That  a  suitable  copy  of this resolution be
30    presented to the family of Albert Weinberg with  our  sincere
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 1    condolences.

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