Congratulatory And Memorial Calendar

Thursday, April 07, 2011
10:00 AM




HR 886              Smith, Wayne

Commemorating the dedication of a Texas Historical Marker honoring George Washington Carver High School in Baytown.

HR 887              Smith, Wayne

Congratulating Deysi Martinez of Channelview on quickly mastering English as her second language and winning third-place honors in the Crenshaw Elementary School spelling bee.

HR 889              Craddick

Congratulating Charles and Sylvia Hale of Stanton on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 895              Frullo

Honoring Tony and Margaret Balios of Lubbock on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 896              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Carrol and Blanch Ward of McGregor on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 897              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Sam and Emily Skrhak of McGregor on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 898              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Ed and Merle Wittner of Woodway on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 899              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Boots and Dorothy Baker on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 900              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Ray and Joan Anderson on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 901              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Charles and Ruby Jo Crelia of Waco on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 902              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Fred and Martha Vinson of Waco on their 70th wedding anniversary.

HR 903              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Jack and Faye Dell Clements of West on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 904              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Ervin and Mary Kaddatz of West on their 70th wedding anniversary.

HR 905              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Steve and Karen Briggs of Robinson on their 25th wedding anniversary.

HR 906              Marquez

Congratulating Jim Phillips on being named the 2010 El Pasoan of the Year by El Paso Inc.

HR 907              Marquez

Congratulating Casa Ford Lincoln Mercury for its service to the residents of El Paso.

HR 908              Marquez

Honoring Dr. Diana Natalicio for her service as president of The University of Texas at El Paso.

HR 909              Marquez

Honoring Dr. Richard Rhodes for his service as president of El Paso Community College.

HR 911              Marquez

Honoring Woody and Gayle Hunt of El Paso for their philanthropic work.

HR 915              Smith, Wayne

Congratulating Vesta Grubb for her outstanding achievements as a student at Lee College.

HR 916              Burkett

Congratulating Captain David Shedd on being named the 2011 Mesquite Fire Department Officer of the Year.

HR 917              Burkett

Congratulating Jason Sutcliffe on being named the 2011 Paramedic of the Year by the Mesquite Fire Department.

HR 919              Veasey

Commemorating the 128th Session of the Texas Annual Conference of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church.

HR 921              Marquez

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the El Paso Museum of Art.

HR 923              Aliseda

Commending Arthur McCall of Pleasanton for his achievements as an artist and game warden.

HR 927              Gallego

Congratulating Casie De Luna on being named Firefighter of the Year by the Val Verde County Volunteer Fire Rescue Department.

HR 933              Hartnett

Congratulating Webelos Scouts of Cub Scout Pack No. 710 in Dallas on attaining the Arrow of Light Award.

HR 944              Hilderbran

Congratulating Robert M. Terrill on his retirement as constable for Precinct 4 of Kerr County.

HR 952              Davis, Sarah

Congratulating Van Van Osdall of Houston on her 100th birthday.

HR 954              Dukes

Commemorating the induction of Willie Wells into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

HR 955              Flynn

Congratulating Glen and Sherry Northcutt of Ben Wheeler on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 956              Strama

Honoring Victor Gonzales, mayor pro tem of Pflugerville, on becoming a Certified Municipal Official.

HR 960              Sheffield

Congratulating Ernest and Lillian Winkler of Temple on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 961              Sheffield

Congratulating Willie and Eula Bennett of Rockdale on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 962              Sheffield

Congratulating Rufus and Betty Ruth Hurley of Temple on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 963              Kuempel

Commemorating the launching of Not Even Past, the interactive website of The University of Texas at Austin Department of History.

HR 968              Crownover

Honoring the life of S. J. "Sweet" Estes on the occasion of her posthumous nomination to the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame.

HR 972              Eiland

Honoring Marian Thomas for her work as executive director and CEO of Communities in Schools of Galveston County.

HR 973              Flynn

Congratulating the Canton High School archery team on winning its second consecutive state championship.

HR 974              King, Phil

Congratulating the Brock High School girls' basketball team on winning the 2011 UIL 2A state championship.

HR 976              Parker

Congratulating Elizabeth Lester on being named the 2010 Student Ambassador of the Year by People to People Ambassador Programs.

HR 978              Cain

Honoring Dr. M. LaVelle Hendricks on his 20th pastoral anniversary with East Caney Missionary Baptist Church in Sulphur Springs.

HR 981              Sheffield

Congratulating Jesse and Minnie Garcia of Temple on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 982              Sheffield

Congratulating Melvin and Alice Gerngross of Temple on their 70th wedding anniversary.

HR 984              Hardcastle

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Fred's Corner Grille in Vernon.

HR 986              Bonnen

Congratulating Theodore and Dorothy Kaspar of Brazoria on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 991              Zedler

Congratulating Casey and Kyle Shufelt of Fort Worth on the birth of their son, Jude Anthony Shufelt.

HR 992              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the members of the West High School Lady Trojan powerlifting team on their performance at the Texas High School Powerlifting Association Region II Championship.

HR 993              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Crawford High School Lady Pirates basketball team on winning the 2010-2011 District 16-2A championship.

HR 994              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Robinson High School tennis team for qualifying for the 2011 state tournament.

HR 999              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Commending Alexis Rodriguez of Waco for rescuing her two cousins from a house fire.

HR 1000             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Ella Whitley on her selection as a finalist for the 2011 H-E-B Excellence in Education Award.

HR 1002             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Midway High School softball team on winning the First Annual Midway Varsity Tournament.

HR 1004             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Midway High School 2011 Spirt of Midway Award winners.

HR 1005             Cook

Congratulating Joe B. Cannon on his receipt of the 2010 Outstanding 50-Year Lawyer Award from the Texas Bar Foundation.

HR 1006             McClendon

Commending the San Antonio Youth Council of the NAACP on its 12th annual Youth Image Awards Banquet.

HR 1014             Lozano

Commending the Honorable Juan Manuel Escobar of Kingsville for his public service.

HR 1015             Margo

Congratulating Jaime Barceleau of El Paso on receiving the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rio Grande Branch of the National Association of Social Workers.

HR 1017             Burkett

Congratulating Gary Cooper on being named the 2010 Civilian of the Year by the Mesquite Police Department.

HR 1018             Burkett

Congratulating Officer Stephen Killingsworth on being named the 2010 Mesquite Police Department Officer of the Year.

HR 1024             Veasey

Honoring Pastor Emeritus Hoise Bell of Berea Baptist Church on the dedication of a chapel in his name.

HR 1025             Miller, Doug

Honoring Gene Carnes for his contributions to Freemasonry.

HR 1027             Cain

Congratulating Georgia Weddle on her receipt of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas.

HR 1029             Gonzales, Larry

Congratulating McNeil High School basketball coach Darrell Hagemann on winning his 400th game.

HR 1032             Brown

Congratulating the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University in College Station on receiving its two-millionth visitor.

HR 1033             Aycock

Recognizing April 6, 2011, as Burnet County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1034             Hilderbran

Congratulating Paul and Monica Minzenmayer of Rowena on earning the 2011 Achievement Award from the American Farm Bureau Federation.

HR 1036             Bonnen

Congratulating J. Michael and Leslie A. Lowrey of Lake Jackson on their receipt of the 2011 Philanthropist of the Year award from the Community Foundation of Brazoria County.

HR 1037             Bonnen

Congratulating Jimmy Miller on his receipt of the 2009 Peace Officer of the Year award from the 100 Club of Brazoria County.

HR 1043             Johnson / Dutton

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the founding of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.

HR 1044             Davis, Yvonne

Congratulating the boys' basketball team of Kimball High School in Dallas on winning the UIL 4A state championship.

HR 1052             Frullo

Commending Roger Haldenby on his career with Plains Cotton Growers, Inc.

HR 1057             Gonzales, Veronica

Congratulating Dr. Stephanie Alvarez on her receipt of the Outstanding Latino/a Faculty in Higher Education (Teaching Institutions) Award from the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education.

HR 1058             Gonzales, Veronica

Honoring Edinburg Children's Hospital on five years of service to the Rio Grande Valley.

HR 1061             Burkett

Congratulating Captain Terry Ratliff on his retirement from the Mesquite Fire Department.

HR 1063             Schwertner

Honoring T. J. "Hap" Rosson of Georgetown on his 100th birthday.

HR 1066             Gutierrez

Recognizing April 13, 2011, as Alice Trevino Ramirez Day and commending Ms. Ramirez on her 35th anniversary at the Discovery School of San Antonio.

********** MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS **********

HR 809              Gutierrez

In memory of U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Calvin B. Harrison of Coldspring.

HR 884              Pitts

In memory of longtime Ennis volunteer firefighter Jodie Harbert, Jr.

HR 885              Smith, Wayne

In memory of George Calvin Love of Houston.

HR 890              Gallego

In memory of Juan S. Olivares, Jr., of Del Rio.

HR 910              Marquez

In memory of Frank Alarcon of El Paso.

HR 914              Smith, Wayne

In memory of Charles Garrison of Deer Park.

HR 918              Veasey

In memory of Steave Randolph Powell, Jr., of Forest Hill.

HR 920              Morrison

In memory of Leonard H. Von Dohlen III of Goliad.

HR 922              King, Tracy O.

In memory of Carolyn Louise Baker of Hondo.

HR 924              Button

In memory of Leona "DeRue" Fischer of Sunnyvale.

HR 925              Margo / Marquez / Gonzalez, Naomi

In memory of Sondra Dailey of El Paso.

HR 943              Hilderbran

In memory of Richard Y. Thorpe of Ballinger.

HR 945              Hilderbran

In memory of Danny Duggan of Cherokee.

HR 953              Veasey

In memory of Paula Dare Roberts Baker.

HR 964              Coleman

In memory of Ernest Zachary Clouser of Houston.

HR 965              Hardcastle

In memory of Henry Leland Snow of Wichita Falls.

HR 970              Pitts

In memory of Chuck Demoney of Waxahachie.

HR 971              Eiland

In memory of Elinor Steinhagen Burrus.

HR 977              Zerwas

In memory of Captain Thomas Araguz III of the Wharton Volunteer Fire Department.

HR 983              Hilderbran

In memory of Harold Dean Martin of Junction.

HR 985              Hardcastle

In memory of Edward L. Lehman, Jr., of Vernon.

HR 987              Bonnen

In memory of Harry Edward Wille, Jr., of Clute.

HR 988              Bonnen

In memory of Robert Raye Dixon of Brazoria County.

HR 990              Howard, Donna

In memory of George Quentin Breazeale of Austin.

HR 995              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Deryl W. Abbe, Sr., of Waco.

HR 996              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of V. Irene Clifton of Hewitt.

HR 997              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Lucia Alderete Anaya of McGregor.

HR 998              Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Montie Belle Seals of Waco.

HR 1001             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Gean Bartoli of Waco.

HR 1003             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Mary Sykora of West.

HR 1007             McClendon

Commemorating the centennial of the death of frontier hero U.S. Army Brigadier General John Lapham Bullis.

HR 1019             Orr

In memory of former Texas state representative Charles D. Kirkham, Jr., of Cleburne.

HR 1041             Castro

In memory of U.S. Air Force Airman First Class Corey C. Owens of San Antonio.

HR 1047             King, Susan

In memory of Tom Gordon of Abilene.

HR 1053             Guillen

Commemorating the dedication of Bravo Park in Zapata County and the unveiling of a marker honoring the park's namesake, Judge Manuel B. Bravo.

HR 1055             Margo

In memory of Frank Feuille IV of El Paso.

HR 1056             Gonzales, Veronica

In memory of Cristina "Crissy" Dalia Huff of Palmhurst.

HR 1059             Gonzales, Veronica

In memory of Blanca Ramirez Shawn of San Juan.

HR 1064             Hilderbran

In memory of retired U.S. Army colonel and university professor Dr. Charles T. McDowell.

HR 1065             Gutierrez

In memory of Rafael Hernandez of San Antonio.

HR 1067             Raymond

In memory of Fernando A. Salinas of Laredo.

HR 1068             Raymond

In memory of Barbara Kazen of Laredo.