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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 Donald J. Baum, who passed away on January 8, 2002; and

 5        WHEREAS, Donald J. Baum was born on January 23,  1927  in
 6    Aurora,  Illinois  to John and Alice Baum; he was the husband
 7    of the late June Baum; and

 8        WHEREAS, Mr. Baum served his country in the United States
 9    Navy during World War II; he later joined the Montgomery  VFW
10    Post  #7452, participated in the USS Cotten reunions, and was
11    a member of the Tin Can Sailors, a national  association  for
12    destroyer veterans; and

13        WHEREAS,  Mr. Baum was the owner and operator of the Baum
14    Sign Co. until his retirement; and

15        WHEREAS, Mr. Baum loved to fish, deer hunt, and breed and
16    raise beagles for hunting, and he enjoyed  restoring  antique
17    farm  tractors;  in  addition,  he was a member of IBEW Local
18    #461 and a volunteer for the Sugar Grove Fire Department; and

19        WHEREAS, The passing of Donald J.  Baum  will  be  deeply
20    felt  by  all  who  knew  and  loved him, especially his son,
21    Daniel (Shari) Baum and their daughter, Denise; his daughter,
22    Laurie  (Bill)  Maish  and  their  children,  Tammy   (Cesar)
23    Alvarado,  Jason  (Cynthia)  Armstrong,  Sara  Armstrong, and
24    Billy  Maish;  his  great-grandchildren,  Allison   Alvarado,
25    Andrea  Alvarado,  Christian  Armstrong  and  a  soon  to  be
26    great-grandson;  his  sister,  Doris Dixon; his brother, Alan
27    Baum; his sister-in-law, Marilyn Dillman; his special friend.
28    Mary Gee; and  his  several  nieces,  nephews,  and  friends;
29    therefore, be it

31    ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along  with
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 1    all  who  knew  him,  the  death of Donald J. Baum of Aurora,
 2    Illinois; and be it further

 3        RESOLVED, That a suitable  copy  of  this  resolution  be
 4    presented  to  the  family of Donald J. Baum with our sincere
 5    condolences.

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