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File #: 2020-0829    Version: 1
Type: Proclamation Status: Adopted
File created: 10/19/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 10/20/2020 Final action: 10/20/2020
Enactment date: 10/20/2020 Enactment #: 528
Effective date:    
Title: WHEREAS, Jim and Pearl Sheppard will quietly celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary October 24, 2020 while social distancing with loved ones; and,
Sponsors: Theresa Kail-Smith, All Members
Indexes: PROCLAMATION - MRS. KAIL-SMITH

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WHEREAS, Jim and Pearl Sheppard will quietly celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary October 24, 2020 while social distancing with loved ones; and,

 

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WHEREAS, Pearl Rexa and Jim Sheppard, both raised by loving parents, met and started dating in 1963 while attending St. Joseph Catholic High School located in Mt. Oliver; and

 

WHEREAS, the high school sweethearts were married in St. Joseph Catholic Church on October 24, 1970 where they celebrated their union with family and friends; and,

 

WHEREAS, in 1986, Pearl and Jim welcomed their son Jimmy into the world; and,

 

WHEREAS, both Jim and Pearl were hard-working individuals and are enjoying their retirement in Brookline neighborhood of the City of Pittsburgh, where they have lived since 1998; and,

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does hereby congratulate Jim and Pearl Sheppard on their 50th Wedding Anniversary and wish them many more to come; and,

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does hereby declare, Saturday, October 24, 2020 to be “Jim and Pearl Sheppard Day” in the City of Pittsburgh.