WHEREAS, A golden wedding anniversary is a splendid occasion and calls for much celebration, and Eddie and Doris Janek of Galveston have much reason to rejoice; and WHEREAS, Since their marriage on May 17, 1953, Doris and Eddie have spent 50 years together in loyalty and devotion; and WHEREAS, The world has changed considerably during the years of their marriage, yet Mr. and Mrs. Janek have cherished traditional family and moral values; and WHEREAS, Over the years, they have grown stronger in their love and devotion as together they have experienced the joys and sorrows of everyday living; and WHEREAS, They are beloved by their children, Kyle Janek and Shannon, Craig Janek and Meg, and Eddie Janek, Jr., and Stephanie, and by their four grandchildren, Ryan, Will, Meagan, and Walker; and WHEREAS, Family members and friends of the anniversary couple are gathering on May 17 at the Galveston Yacht Club to congratulate them and celebrate many years of happy memories; and WHEREAS, The loving relationship that Doris and Eddie share is truly an inspiration to all who know them; now, therefore, be it RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 78th Legislature, hereby join the family and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Janek in extending to them best wishes and congratulations on their 50th wedding anniversary; and, be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for this distinguished couple as a memento of this grand occasion. Jackson ________________________________ President of the Senate I hereby certify that the above Resolution was adopted by the Senate on May 14, 2003. ________________________________ Secretary of the Senate ________________________________ Member, Texas Senate