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Full Text of SR1903  100th General Assembly




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2    WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are saddened to
3learn of the death of Terry R. Lewis of Moline, who passed away
4on June 12, 2018; and
5    WHEREAS, Terry Lewis was born in Moline to Robert and Agnes
6Mitton Lewis on August 2, 1942; he grew up in Silvis and Carbon
7Cliff; he served in the National Guard and loved his country;
8he married Janet Johnson in Moline on February 6, 1955; and
9    WHEREAS, Terry Lewis retired from John Deere Harvester
10Works in East Moline, where he worked as a supervisor; he also
11owned and operated a taxidermy business for several years; and
12    WHEREAS, Terry Lewis was a talented carpenter and handyman;
13he built much of his own home and helped his son and family
14members build their homes; he was a member of the Slide
15Trombone Quartet and enjoyed playing at Deere Wyman events and
16the Festival of Trees every year; he enjoyed watching movies,
17especially those starring John Wayne and Clint Eastwood; he was
18an avid lover of the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and
19spending time with his family and friends, especially on
20holidays; and
21    WHEREAS, Terry Lewis was preceded in death by his parents;



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1his sister, Karen (Lewis) Willhouse; and his granddaughter,
2Erica Mae Lewis; and
3    WHEREAS, Terry Lewis is survived by his wife, Janet; his
4children, Amy (Michael) Snell, Jamie (Lori) Lewis, Jason
5(Amanda) Lewis, and Cynthia Lewis; his grandchildren, Alexia
6Snell, Carlyn Snell, Justin Lewis, Erica Mae Lewis, Kylen
7Lewis, Kyle Lewis, Kendra Lewis, Korbin Lewis, Jeremiah
8Bresnahan, Aaron Bresnahan, Victoria Lewis, Tyler
9Lewis-Bresnahan, Nate Lewis-Bresnahan, and Nick
10Lewis-Bresnahan; his great-grandchildren, Briar Lewis and
11Myles Bresnahan; his nieces and nephews, Rob Burke and family,
12Vicki Burke, Chris (Hank) Burke and family, Michael (Yana)
13Willhouse, Laurie Willhouse, Cathy (Rick) Willhouse Stroh and
14family, and Mary (Derek) Willhouse Szegda and family;
15therefore, be it
17ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn the passing of
18Terry R. Lewis and extend our sincere condolences to his
19family, friends, and all who knew and loved him; and be it
21    RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
22presented to the family of Terry Lewis as an expression of our
23deepest sympathy.