Bill Text: VA HJR667 | 2019 | Regular Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: Celebrating the life of Stacey Visser Dendy.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 48-30)

Status: (Passed) 2019-01-31 - Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ667ER) [HJR667 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2019-HJR667-Enrolled.html

Celebrating the life of Stacey Visser Dendy.


Agreed to by the House of Delegates, January 14, 2019
Agreed to by the Senate, January 31, 2019

WHEREAS, Stacey Visser Dendy, a vibrant member of the Richmond community and a beloved wife and mother, died on August 29, 2018; and

WHEREAS, a native of Virginia Beach, Stacey Dendy attended Norfolk Christian High School and graduated from the University of Virginia; and

WHEREAS, Stacey Dendy lived on West Avenue in Richmond's historic Fan District for 27 years, building a strong sense of community with her neighbors through her kindness, generosity, and zest for life; and

WHEREAS, Stacey Dendy further worked to enhance the quality of life in her neighborhood by offering her leadership as president of the Fan Townhouse & Garden Club and chair of the West Avenue Garden Tour; and

WHEREAS, Stacey Dendy served two terms as Parent Teacher Association president of William F. Fox Elementary School; and

WHEREAS, an accomplished amateur athlete, Stacey Dendy excelled at tennis and golf and proudly made holes-in-one at her two home golf courses, the Princess Anne Country Club in Virginia Beach and Willow Oaks Country Club in Richmond; and

WHEREAS, Stacey Dendy's greatest joy in life was spending time with her family and friends, whether at home or traveling throughout the United States and the world; and

WHEREAS, guided by her faith in all her actions, Stacey Dendy enjoyed fellowship and worship with the community as a devout member of Second Presbyterian Church, where she served as a deacon; and

WHEREAS, Stacey Dendy will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by her husband, Ben; her sons, Marshall, Thomas, and Knox; and numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby note with great sadness the loss of Stacey Visser Dendy; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the family of Stacey Visser Dendy as an expression of the General Assembly's respect for her memory.