Bill Text: TX HR2722 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature | Enrolled

Bill Title: In memory of John P. Dewine of Cleveland, Ohio.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-05-31 - Reported enrolled [HR2722 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-HR2722-Enrolled.html
  H.R. No. 2722
         WHEREAS, Family and friends will forever treasure their
  memories of John P. Dewine of Cleveland, Ohio, who passed away on
  January 18, 2017, at the age of 62; and
         WHEREAS, The son of Victoria and Lawrence Dewine, John Dewine
  was born in Troy, New York, on July 16, 1954; he attended Our Lady of
  Mt. Carmel Grammar School and Watervliet Junior High School and
  went on to graduate from LaSalle Institute in Troy as a member of
  the Class of 1972; continuing his studies, he completed his
  bachelor's degree in civil engineering at Worcester Polytechnic
  Institute in Massachusetts, where he served as president of his
  fraternity, Sigma Phi Epsilon; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. Dewine moved to Cleveland, Ohio, the city in
  which he proudly resided for most of his life, and began a 40-year
  career with Turner Construction Company; he earned widespread
  respect for his skill and professionalism, and at the time of his
  passing, he was serving as the firm's vice president and operations
  manager; through the years, he was involved in the construction of
  numerous major buildings in Cleveland, including the homes of two
  of his beloved sports teams, the Browns and Cavaliers; and
         WHEREAS, Deeply devoted to his loved ones, Mr. Dewine was the
  father of John P. Dewine II and Brentt Hardy; he was also very
  supportive of his friends and colleagues and was always willing to
  do what he could to help them succeed; and
         WHEREAS, An accomplished professional and a caring friend and
  family member, John Dewine lived a rich and purposeful life, and he
  will forever be remembered with deep affection by all those who were
  fortunate enough to have known him; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 85th Texas
  Legislature hereby pay tribute to the memory of John P. Dewine and
  extend heartfelt sympathy to the members of his family: to his
  mother, Victoria M. Crispo Dewine; to his sons, John P. Dewine II
  and Brentt Hardy; to his siblings, Mary Ellen Kane and her husband,
  John, Larry Dewine and his wife, Katie, and Rick Dewine; to his
  cousins, Maureen and Dick Huberty, Lisa and Tom Holden, and Dan and
  Janet Huberty; and to his other relatives and friends; and, be it
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for his family and that when the Texas House of
  Representatives adjourns this day, it do so in memory of John
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 2722 was unanimously adopted by a
  rising vote of the House on May 29, 2017.
  Chief Clerk of the House