HJ752: Commending Patty Ortiz.


Offered February 2, 2021
Commending Patty Ortiz.
Patron-- LaRock

WHEREAS, Patty Ortiz, a longtime United States Postal Service worker in Loudoun County, retired on April 30, 2020, after nearly four decades of service; and

WHEREAS, Patty Ortiz began her career with the United States Postal Service in Augusta, Georgia, working in the processing and distribution unit; over the ensuing years, she served in post offices throughout the country, including a stint in Puerto Rico, as she moved because of her husband’s military career; and

WHEREAS, for the last 20 years, Patty Ortiz has served as postmaster or officer in charge for various post offices in Loudoun County, providing leadership and guidance at the Waterford, Hamilton, and Purcellville post offices; and

WHEREAS, most recently, Patty Ortiz returned to the Waterford Post Office as postmaster, responsible for overseeing operations and finances and ensuring high-quality service for the public; and

WHEREAS, throughout her career, Patty Ortiz has been guided by a desire to always do her best, a goal she has achieved through her many years of dedicated service to the United States Postal Service; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby commend Patty Ortiz on the occasion of her retirement from the United States Postal Service; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Patty Ortiz as an expression of the General Assembly’s admiration for her decades of service to the community.