HR13 (2020) Detail

Memorializing A. Richard Marple.



Memorializing A. Richard Marple of Hooksett.


WHEREAS, we have learned with profound sorrow of the death of our friend and colleague A. Richard Marple, who was serving his sixth term as a State Representative representing the citizens of Merrimack County District 24, the town of Hooksett; and


WHEREAS, a devoted patriot, Dick Marple served in the United States Navy and as a New Hampshire State Trooper; and 


WHEREAS, a firm believer in the rights of citizens enumerated in the US and NH Constitutions, he was quick to quote articles and codes, calling for pay to legislators being made in gold or silver bullion; and


WHEREAS, a member of the State Federal Relations and Veterans Affairs Committees during his tenure in the House, Dick earned a reputation of being a diligent and well-regarded member; and


WHEREAS, a member of the Masonic fraternity for over sixty years, Dick Marple was a charter member and faithful attendee at General Court Lodge, America’s only Legislative Masonic Lodge; and


WHEREAS, above all Dick Marple was a dedicated husband to Louise and father to Ross and Cynthia; now, therefore, be it 


RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives in Regular Session convened, A. Richard Marple be granted the highest praise and accolades and our profound thanks for his service to his country, the state, and the town he called home for many years, and, be it further


RESOLVED, that expressions of our most heartfelt sympathy be extended to his family and that a suitable copy of this Resolution be prepared for presentation to them.



Offered by the House of Representatives.



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HR13 Revision: 7852 Date: Jan. 8, 2020, 8:11 a.m.


Jan. 8, 2020: Introduced and Adopted 01/08/2020