HR515: Celebrating the life of Adeline Mae Stathis Tetreault.


Offered February 15, 2021
Celebrating the life of Adeline Mae Stathis Tetreault.
Patrons-- Murphy, Plum and Reid

WHEREAS, Adeline Mae Stathis Tetreault, honorable veteran, hardworking civil servant, and a beloved member of the Petersburg community, died on September 29, 2020; and

WHEREAS, Adeline “Addie” Tetreault served her country with valor and distinction as a member of the Women’s Army Corps of the United States Army, receiving an assignment to the Office of the Judge Advocate General at Fort Lee; and

WHEREAS, following her tour in the military, Addie Tetreault continued to work tirelessly for her country as a civil servant with the academic records and student accounting department of the U.S. Army’s Quartermaster School at Fort Lee, ultimately retiring as chief of the residents branch after 38 years of admirable service; and

WHEREAS, Addie Tetreault contributed greatly to her community through various endeavors and good deeds, including service as president of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus Council #694 of Petersburg; and

WHEREAS, Addie Tetreault’s joie de vivre emanated from her various world travels, the frequent parties she hosted for family, friends, and neighbors, and the satisfaction she took in imparting her culinary wisdom to her grandchildren; and

WHEREAS, guided throughout her life by her deep and abiding faith, Addie Tetreault enjoyed worship and fellowship with her community at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Petersburg, where she often served as a Eucharistic minister and greeter; and

WHEREAS, preceded in death by her loving husband of 68 years, Robert, Addie Tetreault will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by her children, Henri and Timothy, and their families, and by numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That the House of Delegates hereby note with great sadness the loss of Adeline Mae Stathis Tetreault, an esteemed veteran and civil servant whose unwavering kindness, generosity, and dedication to her community touched countless lives; 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 Adeline Mae Stathis Tetreault as an expression of the House of Delegates’ respect for her memory.