HR70: Celebrating the life of Raymond Pegram DuVal.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 70
Offered February 7, 2011
Celebrating the life of Raymond Pegram DuVal.
Patron-- Oder

WHEREAS, Raymond Pegram DuVal, a retired soldier and respected entrepreneur from Newport News, passed away on September 24, 2009; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal led a long and upstanding life placing the highest values on family, community, and country; and

WHEREAS, a true American patriot, Raymond DuVal retired from the U.S. Army after a career of 24 years of faithful service to his country; and

WHEREAS, with an entrepreneur?s spirit, Raymond DuVal launched the independent company DuVal Associates, Inc. Realtors and established himself as a hard-working real estate broker in his community; and

WHEREAS, a faithful member of the Denbigh Baptist Church, Raymond DuVal enjoyed the camaraderie and fellowship as an active member of the congregation; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal was also a devoted member of the Gideons International, where he embraced the tenants of Bible distribution and evangelism; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal was a dedicated family man who took great pride in his four sons, Chuck, Wendall, Robin, and Barry and enjoyed spending time with his 11 grandchildren; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal will be fondly remembered by his wife of more than 56 years, Ann, and his many family members, friends, and neighbors as a man of principle; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That the House of Delegates hereby note with great sadness and express its deep sympathy to the family of Raymond Pegram DuVal, retired soldier and respected entrepreneur; 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 Raymond Pegram DuVal as an expression of the House of Delegates? respect for his memory.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 70
Celebrating the life of Raymond Pegram DuVal.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, February 11, 2011

 

WHEREAS, Raymond Pegram DuVal, a retired soldier and respected entrepreneur from Newport News, passed away on September 24, 2009; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal led a long and upstanding life placing the highest values on family, community, and country; and

WHEREAS, a true American patriot, Raymond DuVal retired from the United States Army after a career of 24 years of faithful service to his country; and

WHEREAS, with an entrepreneur?s spirit, Raymond DuVal launched the independent company DuVal Associates, Inc. Realtors and established himself as a hard-working real estate broker in his community; and

WHEREAS, a faithful member of the Denbigh Baptist Church, Raymond DuVal enjoyed the camaraderie and fellowship as an active member of the congregation; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal was also a devoted member of the Gideons International, where he embraced the tenants of Bible distribution and evangelism; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal was a dedicated family man who took great pride in his four sons, Chuck, Wendall, Robin, and Barry and enjoyed spending time with his 11 grandchildren; and

WHEREAS, Raymond DuVal will be fondly remembered as a man of principle by his wife of more than 56 years, Ann, and his many family members, friends, and neighbors; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That the House of Delegates hereby note with great sadness and express its deep sympathy to the family of Raymond Pegram DuVal, retired soldier and respected entrepreneur; 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 Raymond Pegram DuVal as an expression of the House of Delegates? respect for his memory.