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Congratulatory And Memorial Calendar

Thursday, April 14, 2011
10:00 AM

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********** CONGRATULATORY RESOLUTIONS **********

HR 1054             Guillen

Congratulating Doris Howdeshell on her retirement as director of the travel information division of the Texas Department of Transportation.

HR 1071             Taylor, Van

Congratulating Judy Drotman on being named the 2010 Citizen of the Year by the Plano Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1072             Taylor, Van

Congratulating Lloyd "Skip" Jenkins on the occasion of his retirement from the Plano Independent School District Board of Trustees.

HR 1073             Dutton

Honoring Dr. Thomas F. Freeman on his 60th anniversary as pastor at Mount Horem Missionary Baptist Church.

HR 1076             Dutton

Recognizing the 2011 inductees to the Kashmere Alumni Association's Alumni Hall of Fame.

HR 1077             Dutton

Honoring the Huston-Tillotson University Concert Choir on the occasion of its performance at Trinity United Methodist Church in Houston.

HR 1080             Flynn

Congratulating Jack and Bonnie Spring of Commerce on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1081             Frullo

Congratulating Charles and Sharon Gass of O'Donnell on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1084             McClendon

Honoring Minnie Miles of Gardendale on her 100th birthday.

HR 1085             Gonzales, Larry / Schwertner

Congratulating the Forbes Middle School Band of Georgetown for winning a Sudler Cup from the John Philip Sousa Foundation.

HR 1087             Frullo

Congratulating Harvey and Foy Wilson of Lubbock on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1088             Margo

Congratulating Elaine Rosen of El Paso on her retirement as owner and operator of More Than Baskets.

HR 1089             Price

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first American manned spaceflight and commending the contributions that Texans have made to U.S. space exploration.

HR 1094             Orr

Congratulating Chester and Mildred Smith of Burleson on their 71st wedding anniversary.

HR 1095             Gooden

Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Lend-Lease Act and of the founding of the No. 1 British Flying Training School.

HR 1101             Pitts

Congratulating the Waxahachie High School girls' soccer team on winning the District 28-4A title.

HR 1102             Pitts

Congratulating the Ovilla Christian School boys' basketball team for winning the TAPPS District 3-3A title.

HR 1105             Frullo

Congratulating Santos Herrera, Sr., and Dominga Herrera of Lubbock on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1106             Frullo

Congratulating Jack and Linda Cloude of Lubbock on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1107             Frullo

Congratulating Jacob and Amelia Way of Lubbock on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 1108             Taylor, Van

Congratulating Gary Base on being named the 2009 Business Executive of the Year by the Plano Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1110             Marquez

Commemorating the 85th anniversary of Cathedral High School in El Paso.

HR 1113             Marquez

Commemorating the inaugural Don Haskins Memorial Youth Basketball Tournament, hosted by the YMCA of El Paso.

HR 1114             Marquez

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

HR 1115             Burkett

Congratulating Valerie Nelson of Walter L. Wilkinson Middle School on her selection as the 2010-2011 Secondary School Principal of the Year by the Mesquite Independent School District Council of PTAs.

HR 1116             Hopson

Congratulating the Henderson High School Lions football team on winning the 2010 UIL 3A Division 1 state championship.

HR 1117             Hopson

Congratulating Norma Dell Jones of Lovelady on her selection as Person of the Year for 2010 by Houston County Life magazine.

HR 1118             Hopson

Congratulating Carol Vincent of Carthage on being named the 2011 Citizen of the Year by the Panola County Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1119             Gallego

Recognizing March 31, 2011, as Reeves County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1120             Gallego

Recognizing March 31, 2011, as Loving County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1121             Gallego

Recognizing March 31, 2011, as Ward County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1124             Aliseda

Honoring Brush Country Republican Women on the 25th anniversary of its founding.

HR 1126             Gonzales, Larry

Recognizing April 13, 2011, as Williamson County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1127             Schwertner

Congratulating the Georgetown High School girls' basketball team on its successful 2010-2011 season.

HR 1128             Schwertner

Congratulating Sean Gingras of Georgetown on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1134             Howard, Donna

Congratulating Austin Ballroom Dancers on its 30th anniversary.

HR 1136             Branch

Honoring Pete Schenkel on his receipt of the 82nd annual Linz Award.

HR 1137             Branch

Commending Woodrow Wilson High School and J. L. Long Middle School in the Dallas Independent School District for their efforts to offer students the International Baccalaureate program.

HR 1139             Johnson

Commending Lamontry Lott for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1140             Johnson

Commending Mark Baker for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1141             Johnson

Commending Kathryn Hines for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1142             Johnson

Commending Daniel Clayton for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1143             Johnson

Commending Deborah Parish for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1144             Johnson

Commending Lorraine Birabil for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1145             Johnson

Commending Jean Ball for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1146             Johnson

Commending Jean P. Mackaly for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1147             Johnson

Commending George Collins for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1148             Madden

Congratulating Plano Police Department volunteer Neal J. Katz on being named a 2010 Outstanding Crime Prevention Citizen by the Texas Crime Prevention Association.

HR 1152             Flynn

Congratulating the Martins Mill High School girls' basketball team on a successful 2010-2011 season.

HR 1153             Flynn

Congratulating the Canton High School girls' powerlifting team on winning its second consecutive Class 3A state title.

HR 1154             Flynn

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Santa Fe Depot, home of the Wolfe City Public Library.

HR 1155             Eissler

Congratulating The Woodlands High School on winning the 2009-2010 UIL 5A Lone Star Cup.

HR 1156             Harless / et al.

Congratulating Dr. David Anthony on his retirement as superintendent of Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District.

HR 1158             Giddings

Honoring the National Council of Negro Women, Inc., Minnie H. Goodlow Page Section on the occasion of its ninth annual Spring Hat Extravaganza and Tea.

HR 1160             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the A. J. Moore Academy in Waco on being designated as a Distinguished Academy by the National Academy Foundation.

HR 1164             Callegari

Congratulating Dr. Mark Bing on his induction into the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame.

HR 1165             Callegari

Commending Oakmont Healthcare and Rehab Center of Katy for providing an outstanding level of care.

HR 1168             Flynn

Congratulating Jesse and Peggy Elmore of Caddo Mills on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1169             Flynn

Congratulating Calvin and Naomi Thompson of Canton on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 1170             Flynn

Congratulating Jerry and Judy Pugh of Canton on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1172             Landtroop

Honoring Leadership Plainview for its promotion of civic leadership and volunteerism.

HR 1177             Craddick

Congratulating Susie's South Forty Confections, Inc., on its 20th anniversary.

HR 1178             Eiland

Commemorating the reopening of the main terminal building at Scholes International Airport at Galveston.

HR 1179             Madden

Honoring Conquer Chiari for its efforts in behalf of those with Chiari and syringomyelia.

HR 1181             Lyne

Congratulating Taylor Levy on winning first place in the 2010-2011 Texas VFW Voice of Democracy essay contest.

HR 1184             Quintanilla

Congratulating Martha Serna on her selection as the 2010-2011 Texas Adult Educator of the Year by the Texas Association for Literacy and Adult Education.

HR 1185             Marquez

Congratulating the Mithoff Burton Partners advertising firm in El Paso on its 80th anniversary.

HR 1186             Marquez

Congratulating Bob Kitchens on his retirement as the track coach of The University of Texas at El Paso.

HR 1187             Marquez

Honoring The University of Texas at El Paso men's basketball team on its achievements during the 2010-2011 season.

HR 1189             Flynn

Congratulating Roy DeWitt Deen of Wills Point on his 99th birthday.

HR 1191             King, Susan

Congratulating the Wylie High School tennis team on winning the 2011 Texas Tennis Coaches Association 3A state championship.

HR 1195             Creighton

Commemorating the dedication of the Lone Star Monument and Historical Flag Park in Conroe.

HR 1199             Patrick, Diane

Honoring the Pantego Youth Leadership Council for its work to develop community leaders.

HR 1200             Taylor, Larry

Commending the Friendswood Senior Citizen Program for enriching the lives of seniors in the community.

HR 1232             Woolley

Congratulating Village Republican Women on its 50th anniversary.

HR 1235             McClendon

Honoring Fiesta San Antonio 2011 and commending the event's organizers.

HR 1236             Alonzo

Congratulating the Mountain View College men's basketball team on winning the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III championship.

HR 1237             Guillen

Honoring Lori Peterson Perez for her community service in Rio Grande City and Starr County.

HR 1239             Guillen

Congratulating the Benavides High School Lady Eagles basketball team on winning district and bi-district championships during the 2010-2011 season.

HR 1240             Burkett

Congratulating Elaine Whitlock of Ed Hodges Elementary School on her selection as the 2010-2011 Elementary School Principal of the Year by the Mesquite Independent School District Council of PTAs.

HR 1241             Shelton

Congratulating the Paschal High School science team in Fort Worth for winning the 2011 5A Science State Championship sponsored by the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association.

HR 1242             Shelton

Congratulating scout executive Dan Clifton on his retirement from the Longhorn Council of the Boy Scouts of America.

HR 1911             Johnson / Dutton

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


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

HR 931              Isaac

In memory of Guillermo Hernandez, Sr., of San Marcos.

HR 1042             Pena

In memory of Felipe Lopez of Edinburg.

HR 1045             Isaac

In memory of Dr. Bonnie Ann Powers-Prather of Arlington.

HR 1047             King, Susan

In memory of Tom Gordon of Abilene.

HR 1074             Dutton

In memory of pro football legend and Trinity native Ollie Matson.

HR 1075             Dutton

In memory of Felix Derwyn Cook of Houston.

HR 1082             Frullo

In memory of Eva Sue Dale of Lubbock.

HR 1083             Frullo

In memory of Rick Carlton Hensley of Lubbock.

HR 1093             Lyne

In memory of Jane Sellers of Wichita Falls.

HR 1100             Raymond

In memory of Sam Kinch, Jr., of Austin.

HR 1103             Margo

In memory of Gilda Marie Gonzalez of El Paso.

HR 1111             Marquez

In memory of Officer Karl R. McDonough of the El Paso Police Department.

HR 1112             Marquez

In memory of Arthur Redelfs and Lesley Enriquez of El Paso.

HR 1135             Howard, Donna

In memory of Robert W. "Bob" Townsley, Jr., of Austin.

HR 1151             Sheffield

In memory of Eldo Johnson of Temple.

HR 1159             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Arthur Schaffer of Waco.

HR 1161             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Eileene Musson Anders of Whitney.

HR 1162             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Edward Maurice Arnold of Bosqueville.

HR 1163             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Lois Mae Haynes of Waco.

HR 1166             Workman

In memory of former Lakeway Mayor Cuth Kenneth "Ken" Shepherd.

HR 1171             Vo

Observing the 36th anniversary of the fall of Saigon.

HR 1173             Isaac

In memory of Raymond Oren Whisenant, Sr., of Dripping Springs.

HR 1175             Zedler

In memory of Peggy Darlene Carriker of Arlington.

HR 1188             Marquez

In memory of Hector Licon of El Paso.

HR 1201             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Craig G. Story of the Arlington Police Department.

HR 1202             Fletcher

In memory of Detention Officer Dionicio M. Camacho of the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1203             Fletcher

In memory of Sergeant Timothy Gerard Olsovsky of the Victoria County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1204             Fletcher

In memory of Deputy Sheriff Francis David Blake of the Burnet County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1205             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Jesse Thomas Hamilton of the Pasadena Police Department.

HR 1206             Fletcher

In memory of Deputy Sheriff Shane Thomas Detwiler of the Chambers County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1207             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Henry Canales of the Houston Police Department.

HR 1208             Fletcher

In memory of Border Patrol Agent Cruz C. McGuire of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

HR 1209             Fletcher

In memory of Deputy Sheriff D. Martin Robert Harvey of the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1210             Fletcher

In memory of Sergeant Randall Dewayne White of the Bridgeport Police Department.

HR 1211             Fletcher

In memory of Lieutenant Stuart Jay Alexander of the Corpus Christi Police Department.

HR 1212             Fletcher

In memory of Detention Officer Cesar Arreola of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1213             Fletcher

In memory of Senior Corporal Norman Stephen Smith of the Dallas Police Department.

HR 1214             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Jillian Michelle Smith of the Arlington Police Department.

HR 1215             Fletcher

In memory of Deputy Sheriff Michael R. Schaefer of the Uvalde County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1216             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Ann N. O'Donnell of the University of Houston Police Department.

HR 1217             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Andrew J. Rameas of the Harker Heights Police Department.

HR 1218             Fletcher

In memory of Trooper Jonathan T. McDonald of the Texas Department of Public Safety.

HR 1219             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Sergio A. Antillon of the San Antonio Police Department.

HR 1220             Fletcher

In memory of Deputy Sheriff Odell McDuffie, Jr., of the Liberty County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1221             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Karl R. McDonough of the El Paso Police Department.

HR 1222             Fletcher

In memory of Corporal David Ralph Slaton of the Texas Department of Public Safety.

HR 1223             Fletcher

In memory of Corrections Officer Kellie Pena of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HR 1224             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Leonard Reed of the Cedar Park Police Department.

HR 1225             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Craig L. Shaw of the Lancaster Police Department.

HR 1226             Fletcher

In memory of Border Patrol Agent Mark Van Doren of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

HR 1227             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Eydelmen Mani of the Houston Police Department.

HR 1228             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Rodney T. Holder of the Abilene Police Department.

HR 1229             Fletcher

In memory of Deputy Sheriff Jacob Rene Rayos of the Reeves County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1230             Fletcher

In memory of Constable John William Brown of the Calhoun County Constable's Office Precinct No. 5.

HR 1231             Fletcher

In memory of Officer Timothy Joseph Zurovetz of the Forest Hill Police Department.

HR 1233             Margo

In memory of Colonel Milton Leland Haskin of El Paso.

HR 1234             Landtroop

In memory of Texas Department of Public Safety trooper Jonathan Thomas McDonald of Post.

HR 1238             Guillen

Paying tribute to the life of James Edwin Peterson of Rio Grande City.