Resolution No. 07-35
A RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION TO MICHAEL AND MARILYN FRAZIER FOR THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE GRANVILLE COMMUNITY
WHEREAS, Michael and Marilyn Frazier have been residents of Granville since 1984 and have contributed immensely to the betterment of the Granville community; and
WHEREAS, Michael and Marilyn Foster have been on loan to Granville during that period and will soon be returning to Sterling, Illinois to be with their close family; and
WHEREAS, Michael has worked at Denison University since 1984 and is currently the Director of Auxiliary and Risk Management Services; and
WHEREAS, Michael has been on the Granville Library Board of Directors, has served as president since 2002, and has overseen the building of the new library addition; and
WHEREAS, Michael has been the clerk-treasurer of the Union Cemetery Board since 1991 and has overseen the finances for the restoration of the Old Colony Cemetery; and
WHEREAS, Michael is currently a board member of the Granville Chamber of Commerce and previously served as a president, vice president, and treasurer of the Granville Business and Professional Association; and
WHEREAS, Michael is a board member of the American Red Cross; and
WHEREAS, Marilyn has worked at Park National Bank for 15 years; and
WHEREAS, Marilyn has been very active in the Philanthropic Education Association (PEO), which raises money to give scholarships to women who have dropped out of school so that they can return to school and complete their educations; and
WHEREAS, Marilyn has provided much assistance to the elderly in Granville, including assisting them with their banking and reconciling their checkbooks, baking cookies, making soup, buying birthday presents, sending her husband or sons to mow their lawns or trim their bushes, and becoming a part of their families; and
WHEREAS, Michael and Marilyn have been active with the Granville Schools, including assistance on bond levies, planning and steering committees, and the PTO; and where Marilyn was the head of the Prom Committee, making her the official Prom Mom.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF GRANVILLE, OHIO, that:
Section 1: Michael and Marilyn Frazier are hereby commended for their efforts, leadership, commitment, and dedication to the betterment of our community.
Section 2: By this Resolution, we hereby offer to Michael and Marilyn Frazier our sincere gratitude for their gracious contributions of time, knowledge, and expertise in serving their community and their fellow citizens.
Section 3: This Resolution shall take effect immediately upon passage.