HJ328: Celebrating the life of George Phillip Alber.


HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 328
Celebrating the life of George Phillip Alber.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, March 7, 2022
Agreed to by the Senate, March 9, 2022

 

WHEREAS, George Phillip Alber, a respected community leader in Centreville, died on August 28, 2021; and

WHEREAS, George Alber grew up in Troy, New York, and attended Lansingburgh High School; he continued his education at Canisius College and graduated cum laude with the Class of 1968; and

WHEREAS, George Alber pursued a career in the technology industry and worked for General Electric for more than 27 years; he subsequently became the executive vice president of customer service and information technology software at the Internet service provider UUNET; and

WHEREAS, George Alber supported individuals seeking academic degrees or professional certifications by establishing the Foundation for Eleanora R. Spratt Scholarships; and

WHEREAS, George Alber served the community as a member of the Fairfax County Human Rights Committee and was selected for the Confederate Names Task Force, which worked to rename local schools, monuments, street names, and places; and

WHEREAS, George Alber enjoyed fellowship and worship with the community at Grace Covenant Church, where he was a member of the men’s group; and

WHEREAS, George Alber was a passionate lifelong learner and an avid reader, taking a particular interest in the history of the American West; and

WHEREAS, George Alber will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his wife, Evelyn; his children, Laura, George, and Mia, and their families; and 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 George Phillip Alber; 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 George Phillip Alber as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for his memory.

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 328

Offered March 2, 2022
Celebrating the life of George Phillip Alber.
Patron-- Helmer

WHEREAS, George Phillip Alber, a respected community leader in Centreville, died on August 28, 2021; and

WHEREAS, George Alber grew up in Troy, New York, and attended Lansingburgh High School; he continued his education at Canisius College and graduated cum laude with the class of 1968; and

WHEREAS, George Alber pursued a career in the technology industry and worked for General Electric for more than 27 years; he subsequently became the executive vice president of customer service and information technology software at the Internet service provider UUNET; and

WHEREAS, George Alber supported individuals seeking academic degrees or professional certifications by establishing the Foundation for Eleanora R. Spratt Scholarships; and

WHEREAS, George Alber also served the community as a member of the Fairfax County Human Rights Committee and was selected for the Confederate Names Task Force, which worked to rename local schools, monuments, street names, and places; and

WHEREAS, George Alber enjoyed fellowship and worship with the community at Grace Covenant Church, where he was a member of the men’s group; and

WHEREAS, George Alber was a passionate lifelong learner and an avid reader, taking a particular interest in the history of the American West; and

WHEREAS, George Alber will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his wife, Evelyn; his children Laura, George, and Mia, and their families; and 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 George Phillip Alber; 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 George Phillip Alber as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for his memory.