HR354: Celebrating the life of Wesley Charles Lipicky.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 354
Celebrating the life of Wesley Charles Lipicky.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, February 20, 2019

 

WHEREAS, Wesley Charles Lipicky, a beloved nine-year-old member of the Alexandria community who shared his happiness, joy, thoughtfulness, and sense of wonder with everyone he met, died on May 18, 2018; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky was a caring friend who went out of his way to help his classmates and make everyone feel included in activities; he frequently earned gold stars for good behavior and other school awards; and

WHEREAS, an exceptional student, Wesley Lipicky had hoped to one day follow in the footsteps of his maternal grandparents and attend The College of William & Mary, and he enjoyed many family outings to Williamsburg; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky was a valued teammate on his soccer and baseball teams and was committed to achieving success on a local diving team, participating in off-season programs to hone his skills; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky’s caring and compassionate nature extended to animals; he enjoyed learning about all animals, but was especially interested in the African penguin and wanted to help protect the endangered species; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky is fondly remembered and greatly missed by his parents, Josh and Amy Lipicky; his grandparents, Lynn and Sallie Dievendorf and Janet Lee Lipicky; 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 Wesley Charles Lipicky; 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 Wesley Charles Lipicky as an expression of the House of Delegates’ respect for his memory.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 354

Offered February 19, 2019
Celebrating the life of Wesley Charles Lipicky.
Patron-- Sickles

WHEREAS, Wesley Charles Lipicky, a beloved nine-year-old member of the Alexandria community who shared his happiness, joy, thoughtfulness, and sense of wonder with everyone he met, died on May 18, 2018; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky was a caring friend who went out of his way to help his classmates and make everyone feel included in activities; he frequently earned gold stars for good behavior and other school awards; and

WHEREAS, an exceptional student, Wesley Lipicky had hoped to one day follow in the footsteps of his maternal grandparents and attend The College of William and Mary, and he enjoyed many family outings to Williamsburg; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky was a valued teammate on his soccer and baseball teams and was committed to achieving success on a local diving team, participating in offseason programs to hone his skills; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky’s caring and compassionate nature extended to animals; he enjoyed learning about all animals, but was especially interested in the African penguin and wanted to help protect the endangered species; and

WHEREAS, Wesley Lipicky is fondly remembered and greatly missed by his parents, Josh and Amy Lipicky; his grandparents, Lynn and Sallie Dievendorf and Janet Lee Lipicky; 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 Wesley Charles Lipicky; 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 Wesley Charles Lipicky as an expression of the House of Delegates’ respect for his memory.