CHAPTER 594

FORMERLY

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 1

EXTENDING BEST WISHES FOR SUCCESS TO WARREN J. GEHRT ON HIS APPOINTMENT AS SUPERINTENDENT OF THE HOSPITAL FOR THE MENTALLY RETARDED.

WHEREAS, Warren J. Gehrt has served the State of Delaware admirably in various capacities for nearly 10 years; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Gehrt has dedicated his vast knowledge and ability to helping all sorts and conditions of men, women, and children, especially those in less fortunate circumstances than others; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Gehrt is held in high esteem by citizens in all areas of the State of Delaware for his outstanding achievements and personality; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Gehrt, a Delaware resident, has been appointed Superintendent of the State Hospital for the Mentally Retarded, effective January 15,1971; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Gehrt, as a result of this appointment, will have served the State of Delaware as a leader in each of the three counties, commencing in New Castle, continuing in Kent for the past two and on-half years and finally proceeding to the hospital in Sussex County; and

WHEREAS, the members of the 'Senate and House of Representatives desire jointly to convey their best wishes for success to Warren J. Gehrt in his new role;

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT RESOLVED that the Senate and House of Representatives of the 126th General Assembly of the State of Delaware

In a manner warm and sincere,

Do send wishes of great success and cheer,

To a man of stature, faith, and merit,

Truly, a "man of all counties," Warren Gehrt; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this Resolution be spread on the Journals of the Senate and House of Representatives and that a copy be forward to Mr. Gehrt and his family.

Approved February 1,1971.