Congratulating Marjorie Gendreau on her 100th Birthday

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  • 29 / Jan / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Marjorie Gendreau upon the occa-
sion of her 100th Birthday

WHEREAS, Marjorie Gendreau, born on January 3, 1913, joyously celebrated
her 100th Birthday with a special celebration at the New Windsor Country
Inn on Temple Hill Road in New Windsor, New York, where she resides; and
WHEREAS, She was joined by many friends and family members as well as
several Town of Newburgh officials, including Town of Newburgh Town
Clerk Andrew Zarutskie, who presented her with a proclamation from Town
Supervisor Wayne Booth declaring January 3, 2013 Marjorie Gendreau Day;
WHEREAS, In addition, Town of New Windsor Town Councilman Eric Lund-
strom presented Marjorie Gendreau with a certificate from Town Supervi-
sor George Green and, Town Councilman Eric Lundstrom and his wife Rita,
performing as the singing duo The Silver Tones, sang several songs
enjoyed by the roomful of partygoers; and
WHEREAS, This exceptional centenarian, with her zest for life, has
inspired and enhanced the lives of her family and friends; and
WHEREAS, This distinguished woman, who has experienced the incredible
joys and sorrows characteristic of and reserved for those with the
stamina and courage to savor a full life, has inspired the lives of her
many friends and family; and
WHEREAS, This beloved lady has enriched the lives of those around her
through her joyous and sincere love for others and through the quiescent
charm and wisdom which comes only from a fullness of years; and
WHEREAS, It is the intent of this Legislative Body to publicly recog-
nize those who have reached such a remarkable age and who have witnessed
and celebrated the innovations, cultural developments and awesome
achievements of this country during the last century, while themselves
contributing to the growth and excellence of this great Empire State;
now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Marjorie Gendreau upon the occasion of her 100th Birthday;
and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Marjorie Gendreau.


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