HJ256: Celebrating the life of Linda Holt Armstrong.


HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 256
Celebrating the life of Linda Holt Armstrong.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, February 28, 2022
Agreed to by the Senate, March 3, 2022

 

WHEREAS, Linda Holt Armstrong, a beloved mother, friend, and member of the Richmond community, died on August 8, 2021; and

WHEREAS, an active and engaged member of the community, Linda Armstrong served as president of the Westover Hills Neighborhood Association and was involved with the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother program; and

WHEREAS, affectionately known by family and friends as “Minnow,” Linda Armstrong helped many to slow down and savor life, never missing an opportunity to dance, laugh, garden, or play with her grandchildren; and

WHEREAS, Linda Armstrong was a true friend to many, always sending cards on birthdays and arriving first to help out whenever another was in need; and

WHEREAS, guided by her faith, Linda Armstrong was a devoted member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, where she served on the Vestry and as chair of the church’s History and Reconciliation Initiative; and

WHEREAS, preceded in death by her loving partner, Bill, Linda Armstrong will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by her children, Erin and Ann, and their families and by numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby note with great sadness the loss of Linda Holt Armstrong, a cherished member of the Richmond community whose kindness and generosity 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 Linda Holt Armstrong as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for her memory.

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 256

Offered February 21, 2022
Celebrating the life of Linda Holt Armstrong.

Patrons-- Carr, Convirs-Fowler, Hope, Jenkins, Maldonado, Rasoul, Reid, Simonds and Willett; Senators: Boysko, Hashmi and Howell

WHEREAS, Linda Holt Armstrong, a beloved mother, friend, and member of the Richmond community, died on August 8, 2021; and

WHEREAS, an active and engaged member of the community, Linda Armstrong served as president of the Westover Hills Neighborhood Association and was involved with the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother program; and

WHEREAS, affectionately known by family and friends as “Minnow,” Linda Armstrong helped many to slow down and savor life, never missing an opportunity to dance, laugh, garden, or play with her grandchildren; and

WHEREAS, Linda Armstrong was a true friend to many, always sending cards on birthdays and arriving first to help out whenever another was in need; and

WHEREAS, guided by her faith, Linda Armstrong was a devoted member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, where she served on the Vestry and as chair of the church’s History and Reconciliation Initiative; and

WHEREAS, preceded in death by her loving partner, Bill, Linda Armstrong will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by her children, Erin and Ann, and their families and by numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby note with great sadness the loss of Linda Holt Armstrong, a cherished member of the Richmond community whose kindness and generosity 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 Linda Holt Armstrong as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for her memory.