Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. William J. Eddy upon the occasion of celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. William J. Eddy upon
the occasion of celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, William J. Eddy and the former Ann Marie Sanford were united in
marriage on February 16, 1963 at St. Rita's Catholic Church in Deferiet,
New York; and
WHEREAS, William J. Eddy is the son of the late Carl and Bernice Eddy,
and Ann Marie Eddy is the daughter of the late Vernon Sanford and Anne
Laribee; and
WHEREAS, William and Ann Marie Eddy celebrated their 50th Anniversary
at a family dinner at the home of their daughter and son-in-law, Roxann
and Rich Paddock, in Calcium, New York, on February 16, 2013; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. William Eddy are the parents of three children,
Roxann, Carl, and William, II, and have seven grandchildren as well as
three great-grandchildren; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. William Eddy are and always have been a tower of
strength, support, understanding and limitless love for their family;
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. William Eddy have lived and continue to live
their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demonstrating a
deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and in so
doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, These same values they have passed to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. William Eddy have touched the lives of their
family and many friends through the shining example of their marriage,
which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they possess
for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. William J. Eddy upon the occasion of their
50th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. William J. Eddy.


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