Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hamilton upon the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

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  • 02 / May / 2013
  • 07 / May / 2013
  • 07 / May / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hamilton upon
the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, Robert Hamilton and Barbara Carris were united in marriage on
April 11, 1953; and
WHEREAS, Robert Hamilton is the son of the late Robert and Wilheminia
Hamilton, and Barbara Carris is the daughter of the late Rheta and
Archie Carris; and
WHEREAS, Robert Hamilton is a retired American Airlines flight attend-
ant; he is a member of the Masons, Eastern Star; and the Shriners; and
WHEREAS, Barbara Hamilton is a retired registered nurse, and also a
member of Eastern Star; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton are the proud parents of four children,
Robert, Joanne, the late Gloria, and the late Andrew, and the loving
grandparents of 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton 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. Hamilton 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 that this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, They have passed these same values 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. Robert Hamilton 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. Robert Hamilton upon the occasion of their
60th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hamilton.


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