Bill Text: VA HR266 | 2019 | Regular Session | Introduced

Bill Title: Celebrating the life of William F. Casey, Jr.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-02-18 - Agreed to by House [HR266 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2019-HR266-Introduced.html
Offered February 11, 2019
Celebrating the life of William F. Casey, Jr.
Patron-- Bell, John J.

WHEREAS, William F. Casey, Jr., a longtime Sterling resident who served the community and the nation as a veteran and a federal employee, died on January 18, 2019; and

WHEREAS, William "Bill" Casey was born to the late William and Irene Casey and grew up in Greenfield, Massachusetts; and

WHEREAS, Bill Casey enrolled at Boston University, but enlisted in the United States Army to serve his country during the Korean War as a medic; and

WHEREAS, after his honorable military service, Bill Casey completed his education at Boston University, then pursued a long and fulfilling career in government; and

WHEREAS, Bill Casey served the Commonwealth and the United States with integrity and distinction until his well-earned retirement from the U.S. Department of the Treasury in 1987; and

WHEREAS, predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Helen, Bill Casey will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his children, Anne, Eric, Carl, and Mark, and their families, and numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That the House of Delegates hereby note with great sadness the loss of William F. Casey, Jr., a respected member of the Sterling community; 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 William F. Casey, Jr., as an expression of the House of Delegates' respect for his memory.