Mourning the death of Suzanne A. Oppenheimer, distinguished citizen and devoted member of her community

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  • 23 / May / 2013
  • 30 / May / 2013
  • 30 / May / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION mourning the death of Suzanne A. Oppenheimer,
distinguished citizen and devoted member of her community

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to pay tribute to
citizens of the State of New York whose lifework and civic endeavor
served to enhance the quality of life in their communities and the great
State of New York; and
WHEREAS, Suzanne A. Oppenheimer of Rockville Centre, New York, died on
Sunday, May 19, 2013; and
WHEREAS, This remarkable woman distinguished herself by her sincere
dedication and substantial contribution to the welfare of her community;
WHEREAS, A long-time member and Secretary of the Rockville Centre
Club, Suzanne A. Oppenheimer was an incomparable community volunteer;
she was also active in Central Synagogue of Nassau County, and served
both the Rockville Centre school district and the Rockville Centre
Village Board in a number of capacities; and
WHEREAS, In addition, Suzanne A. Oppenheimer was a regular inspector
at general elections, school district elections and village Board
elections; and
WHEREAS, Suzanne A. Oppenheimer's commitment to excellence, and her
spirit of humanity, carried over into all fields of enterprise, includ-
ing charitable and civic endeavors; and
WHEREAS, She will be fondly remembered as a good friend, a diligent,
reliable and resourceful volunteer, and a person who truly loved her
community of Rockville Centre; and
WHEREAS, Predeceased by her husband, Richard A. Oppenheimer, Suzanne
A. Oppenheimer is survived by her two children, Edward Oppenheimer and
Jill Berman; and four grandchildren, Sarah, Jonathon, Andrew and Eric;
WHEREAS, Armed with a humanistic spirit and imbued with a sense of
compassion, Suzanne Oppenheimer leaves behind a legacy which will long
endure the passage of time and will remain as a comforting memory to all
she knew and befriended; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
mourn the death of Suzanne A. Oppenheimer, distinguished citizen and
devoted member of her community; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the family of Suzanne A. Oppenheimer.


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