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SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A SENATE RESOLUTION congratulating Elsie Wathney on turning 106, making her the oldest woman in Valparaiso, Indiana.



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Introduced

Second Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2010)


SENATE RESOLUTION


     MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION congratulating Elsie Wathney on turning 106, making her the oldest woman in Valparaiso, Indiana.
    
     Whereas, Elsie Wathney will celebrate her 106th birthday on March 3, 2010, making her the oldest woman in Valparaiso, Indiana;

    Whereas, Elsie is the oldest member of St. Paul's Church, where she remained active as long as her health would allow;

    Whereas, Elsie lives at home with a care giver, but she has retained her mental faculties and enjoys carrying on conversations about civic, state, and national affairs;

    Whereas, Elsie has been a widow for over 40 years. She has a step-son who lives in Kansas; and

    Whereas, Elsie Wathney's 106th birthday, and status as the oldest woman in Valparaiso, is an impressive achievement and worthy of congratulations: Therefore,


Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:


    SECTION 1. The Indiana Senate congratulates Elsie Wathney on her 106th birthday and for being the oldest woman in Valparaiso, Indiana.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to Elsie Wathney.