Congratulating Domenica Franzi upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th Birthday

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  • 14 / Mar / 2013
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  • 19 / Mar / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Domenica Franzi upon the occasion
of celebrating her 100th Birthday

WHEREAS, It is the intent of the Legislative Body to commemorate and
recognize certain milestones celebrated by citizens of the great Nation
and Empire State; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to congratu-
late Domenica Franzi upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th Birth-
day; and
WHEREAS, Domenica Sciotti of Olean, New York, was born in Pennsylvania
on September 3, 1912, to Dominic and Grace Sciotti; and
WHEREAS, She married Anthony Franzi in 1928; together the couple
raised three daughters, Antoinetti, Grace and Mary, and one son, Antho-
ny; she has been further blessed with 10 grandchildren and 13 great
grandchildren; and
WHEREAS, Domenica Franzi was a homemaker who continues to live in her
own home; she remains young at heart and enjoys spending time with her
family; and
WHEREAS, With an easygoing, calm and patient demeanor, Domenica Franzi
enjoyed baking bread and pies into her nineties; she cooks Italian dish-
es, crochets and makes afghans for her grandchildren; and
WHEREAS, Domenica is a member of St. John's Roman Catholic Church in
Olean, New York; 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 members; 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 fullness of years; and
WHEREAS, It is the intent of this Legislative Body to publicly recog-
nize and honor the lives of beloved citizens who have reached a remark-
able age and who have witnessed and celebrated the innovations, cultural
developments and awesome achievements of this country during the last
century; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Domenica Franzi upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th
Birthday; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Domenica Franzi.


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