Congratulating Cecile Holt upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th Birthday on January 30, 2020

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Senate Resolution No. 2821


CONGRATULATING Cecile Holt upon the occasion of
celebrating her 100th Birthday on January 30, 2020

WHEREAS, Senior citizens bring a wealth of experience and knowledge
to the increasingly active roles they play in today's society; their
past contributions and future participation are a vital part of, and
valuable asset to, the fabric of community life and activity; and

WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to congratulate
Cecile Holt upon the occasion of her 100th Birthday which was celebrated
with both a family dinner and a party held in her honor at her apartment
complex; and

WHEREAS, Cecile Holt of Gouverneur, New York, was born on January
30, 1920; and

WHEREAS, Cecile Holt is a great-great-grandmother who still does her
own cooking and cleaning and credits her longevity to staying active;

WHEREAS, In her golden years, she enjoys going to the casino and
playing bingo and cards; and

WHEREAS, She has inspired her family and her community with her
strength and they look forward to celebrating many more birthdays with
her; 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, Cecile Holt has enriched the lives of those around her
through her joyous and sincere love for life 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
recognize 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 Cecile Holt upon the occasion of celebrating her 100th
birthday; and be it further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to Cecile Holt.


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