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 1                          SENATE RESOLUTION

 2        WHEREAS, The members  of  the  Illinois  Senate  wish  to
 3    express  their  sincere condolences to the family and friends
 4    of Lawrence R. Temple, who passed away on  August  12,  2000;
 5    and

 6        WHEREAS,  Lawrence  R.  Temple  was  a  highly valued and
 7    respected resident of Lake Forest, Illinois  who  unselfishly
 8    gave   his  time  and  talents  for  the  enrichment  of  his
 9    community; and

10        WHEREAS, Mr. Temple lived in Lake Forest for 24 years; he
11    was a 1963 graduate of the University of Notre  Dame  and  he
12    served in the United States Navy; from 1965 to 1987, he owned
13    Scholastic  Transit, which provided school buses to districts
14    throughout the North  Shore;  and  worked  as  a  commodities
15    broker with a seat on the Chicago Merchantile Exchange; and

16        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Temple served the City of Lake Forest as a
17    member of the Plan Commission from May of 1991 to May of 1998
18    and as a member of the Building Review  Board  from  June  of
19    1992 to May of 1998, where he served as Chairman from June of
20    1993 to May of 1998; and

21        WHEREAS,  As  Chairman  of the Building Review Board, Mr.
22    Temple served during  a  period  of  unprecendented  building
23    activity  and demonstrated unique sensitivity  and ability to
24    balance the character and traditions  of  the  City  of  Lake
25    Forest with the rights of property owners; and

26        WHEREAS,  Mr.  Temple  served  on  the  Lake  Forest City
27    Council as Third Ward Alderman with distinction and integrity
28    from May 3, 1999 until August 12, 2000, serving  as  Chairman
29    of  the  Municipal  Services Committee and as a member of the
30    Transportation Committee,  CPA  Committee  and  as  the  City
31    Council liaison to the City Administration; and
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 1        WHEREAS,  The  passing  of Lawrence Temple will be deeply
 2    felt by all who knew and  loved  him,  especially  his  wife,
 3    Marsha;  his  children,  Robert, Andrew, April and Larry Jr.;
 4    his daughter-in-law, Kathleen; and his grandchildren,  Robert
 5    and Kathleen; and

 6        WHEREAS,  A  man  of many talents and interests, Lawrence
 7    Temple will be remembered as a true gentleman who  brought  a
 8    businessman's thought process to the City Council; therefore,
 9    be it

11    ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along  with
12    all  who  knew  him,  the death of Lawrence R. Temple of Lake
13    Forest, Illinois; and be it further

14        RESOLVED, That a suitable  copy  of  this  resolution  be
15    presented  to  the  family  of  Lawrence  R.  Temple with our
16    sincere condolences.

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