SENATE COMMEMORATION NO. 31
Introduced by: Senators Frerichs, Begalka, Jones, Lucas, Omdahl, Tidemann, and Welke and
Representatives Hawley, Munsterman, Peterson, and Tyler
A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Honoring Helen Graslie for her years of service for the
South Dakota State University chapter of the Alpha Gamma Rho men's agricultural fraternity.
WHEREAS, Helen Graslie has served as the cook for the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity at SDSU
for twenty-three years; and
WHEREAS, Helen Graslie looked after all the members of the fraternity as if they were her own
family, helping make the house a second home for the men; and
WHEREAS, Mrs. Graslie is a long-standing resident of White, South Dakota; and
WHEREAS, while Helen Graslie retired in the spring 2012, her example as an extraordinary
person will leave forever a lasting impression on all the students that she has influenced:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Eighty-Eighth Legislature of the State
of South Dakota, that the Legislature commends and honors Helen Graslie for her contributions to
the Alpha Rho fraternity at South Dakota State University. Her commitment, love, and inspiration
forever will be a part of the lives of those with whom she interacts.
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