Resolution Passed in Illinois House

May 2, 2012 in Featured, Illinois, Organization News

Gold Star Dads gather in Springfield

Gold Star Dads gather in Springfield, Ill VFW lodge for a meet & greet with Illinois Representatives to the House prior to the May 2nd resolution reading.

Great News, The resolution recognizing Gold Star Dads of America was passed in the House of Representatives in Springfield. 38 Gold Star Family members including 15 Gold Star Dads were present in the Speakers Gallery. The families, who were treated to a luncheon earlier in the day hosted by Rep Joanne Osmond were given a standing ovation by the entire house upon the unanimous vote.

Here is a link to a very nice article featured in the Morris Daily Herald. Morris is the home town of Gold Star Parents Jerry and Jeannie Terando. Here is the link