A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION Honoring Dr. Beurt R. SerVaas for
a lifetime of service to our state.
, read first time and referred to Committee on
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION Honoring Dr. Beurt R. SerVaas
for a lifetime of service to our state.
Whereas, Dr. Beurt SerVaas is recognized around the
world as a leader and a builder of businesses and
Whereas, Dr. SerVaas is a man of character and
strength, with a great love for his country, state, community
Whereas, The accomplishments of Dr. SerVaas are
varied and far-reaching: military service during World War
II, dozens of successful businesses including the Saturday
Evening Post, creating Uni-Gov in Indianapolis, helping the
growth of local universities, reinvigorating his home city of
Indianapolis, and forty years of service on the Indianapolis
City-County Council, serving as the President of the Council
Whereas, Dr. SerVaas has dedicated his life to positive
improvement, making life a little better wherever he is
Whereas, Dr. SerVaas has extended his hand in friendship to many young people over the years, helping those who seek his counsel and encouraging people to
expand their horizons, reach for the stars, and do their best
for themselves and also for the society in which they live;
Whereas, The lives of those who have worked with Dr.
SerVaas and who have listened to his counsel have been
greatly enriched by Dr. SerVaas's experience and wisdom;
Whereas, Dr. SerVaas married his beloved sweetheart
Cory in 1950, and from this union Dr. SerVaas presently
enjoys five children and nineteen grandchildren;
Whereas, Dr. SerVaas is a graduate of Shortridge High
School in Indianapolis, Indiana University, and Indiana
University School of Medicine where he was compelled by
his inquisitive nature
to learn about science, for the joy of
Whereas, Our world, specifically including this state and
Indianapolis, is a better place thanks to the patriotic
dedication and tireless public service of this builder, Dr.
SECTION 1. That Dr. Beurt R. SerVaas is honored and thanked
for his lifelong service to our country, this state, and the City of
SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the Indiana House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to Dr. Beurt R. SerVaas and the Indianapolis City-County Council.