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Congratulatory And Memorial Calendar

Thursday, April 28, 2011
10:00 AM

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

HCR 113             Frullo / Perry

Congratulating Kay Cross on her receipt of the Jane O.Burns Award from the YWCA of Lubbock.

HR 1180             Madden

Commemorating the 40th anniversary of Edward Nahas's immigration to the United States and honoring Mr. Nahas and his wife, Alda.

HR 1185             Marquez

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

HR 1316             Huberty

Congratulating the Kingwood High School girls' swimming and diving team for winning the UIL 5A state championship.

HR 1317             Huberty

Congratulating Jordan Jones of Kingwood High School on winning two swimming titles at the 2011 UIL 5A State Meet.

HR 1320             Castro

Recognizing Marco Andres Juarez of San Antonio as an honorary page in the Texas House of Representatives on April 13, 2011.

HR 1321             Hilderbran

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of Sanchez Barber Shop and Hair Design Studio in Kerrville.

HR 1322             Flynn

Congratulating Chris and Imogene Bell of Grand Saline on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1323             Harper-Brown

Congratulating the girls' basketball team of MacArthur High School in Irving on winning the UIL 5A state championship.

HR 1325             Harper-Brown

Honoring Kimberly Ventura on her receipt of a 2011 Best of Texas Outstanding Marketing Student Award from the Texas Career & Technology Council.

HR 1328             Morrison

Honoring Beverly Fletcher of Tivoli on her 80th birthday.

HR 1329             Margo

Congratulating Elizabeth Reeves on her selection as Miss Texas Intercontinental 2011.

HR 1330             Margo

Congratulating Betty L. Shuvalov on her retirement from the Texas House of Representatives.

HR 1331             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Commending the Daughters of the Republic of Texas for their stewardship of the Alamo and calling on all Texans to commemorate the achievement of Texas independence and the creation of the Republic of Texas.

HR 1332             Johnson

Commending Lettie Searles for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1333             Johnson

Commending Shannon Bailey for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1334             Johnson

Commending Randall Parker for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1335             Johnson

Commending Gloria Nightingale for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1336             Johnson

Commending Pat Stephens for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1337             Johnson

Commending Camile White for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1338             Johnson

Commending Michele Flood Luce for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1339             Johnson

Commending Betty Carter Hooey for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1340             Johnson

Commending Gloria Hogg for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1341             Johnson

Commending Brandi Hill for serving as a Democratic Party precinct chair in Dallas County.

HR 1344             Workman

Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Austin Waldorf School.

HR 1347             Anchia

Honoring Gerald "Jerry" Brown for his service as chair of the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System Board of Trustees.

HR 1348             Straus

Expressing the importance of pedestrian safety and driver awareness and welcoming the Alamo Council of the Blind to the Capitol.

HR 1351             Schwertner

Congratulating Alexander James Tatro on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1352             Schwertner

Congratulating Jonathan Reed White on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1353             Schwertner

Congratulating John Henry "Jack" Schmalstieg IV on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1354             Schwertner

Congratulating Leander City Council member Michell Renee Cantwell on her graduation from The University of Texas.

HR 1355             Schwertner

Congratulating Lewis Shannon Pierce on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1357             Craddick

Congratulating the Reverend Milton Jochetz and Wanda Jochetz of Stanton on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 1358             Craddick

Congratulating Dennis and Becky Edwards of Midland on their 40th wedding anniversary.

HR 1360             Murphy

Honoring the Harmony School of Innovation in Houston for its achievements.

HR 1362             Giddings

Congratulating Paul Quinn College on its receipt of the 2011 HBCU of the Year Award.

HR 1364             Truitt

Congratulating Donald J. Hamilton on his receipt of the Bronze Star Medal awarded for his actions in the Vietnam War in 1966.

HR 1368             Lucio III

Congratulating Herbert A. Miller, Jr., of Austin on his receipt of a 2011 Texas Exes Teaching Award.

HR 1369             Howard, Donna

Congratulating Alex Crisara and Jahan Rabii of Anderson High School on winning Best in Fair at the 2011 Austin Energy Regional Science Festival.

HR 1370             Howard, Donna

Honoring the students of Grandview Hills Elementary School in Austin for their participation in the Pennies for Peace initiative.

HR 1371             Howard, Donna

Commending the students of Steiner Ranch Elementary School in Austin for their efforts in behalf of the 2011 Students Helping Students, Pay It Forward project.

HR 1372             Pitts

Commending the SkillsNET Foundation for its efforts to improve employability in Texas.

HR 1374             Flynn

Commemorating the dedication of a Texas Historical Marker at Van Common School.

HR 1375             Flynn

Commemorating the dedication of a Texas Historical Marker at Van High School.

HR 1376             Flynn

Commemorating the dedication of a Texas Historical Marker at Swindall School in Van.

HR 1378             Perry

Congratulating Laroy and Connie Hawkins of Lubbock on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 1379             Perry

Congratulating Julio and Refugia Camacho of Lubbock on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1382             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Ray Biles, head coach of the Lorena High School football team, on winning the 100th game of his career.

HR 1383             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Honoring Father Joseph F. Geleney, Jr., of the Church of St. Mary of the Assumption in Waco on the 10th anniversary of his ordination.

HR 1384             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Lorena High School baseball coach Greg Blanchard on winning his 500th game.

HR 1385             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Honoring the Junior League of Waco on the 75th anniversary of its founding.

HR 1386             Raymond

Honoring The University of Texas Community Outreach for its achievements in promoting community-based prevention and control of diabetes and obesity.

HR 1387             Schwertner

Congratulating Greg Bergeron of Georgetown on the occasion of his retirement as Williamson County Unified Road System administrator.

HR 1388             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Lorena Independent School District on its receipt of a 2011 Gold Leadership Circle Award.

HR 1392             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Crawford High School Lady Pirates on winning the 2011 Waco ISD Softball Tournament.

HR 1393             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Honoring Spring Valley Elementary School for winning a 2010 Food for Families Award.

HR 1394             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Commemorating the 2011 Women in Construction Week and commending Waco Chapter No. 14 of the National Association of Women in Construction.

HR 1395             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Bryse Ed on earning a Student Leadership Award from The University of Texas Cockrell School of Engineering.

HR 1397             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating U.S. Army Reserve Specialist Sherica L. Redrick of Waco on qualifying for the 2011 Armed Forces Boxing Championship.

HR 1398             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Honoring Midway High School for winning a 2010 Food for Families Award.

HR 1400             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Honoring Velma Wiethorn of McGregor on her 85th birthday.

HR 1408             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Shelby Jurek of Hewitt on being named to the honor roll at Oklahoma State University.

HR 1413             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Willie and Mary Youngblood on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1415             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the Crawford High School basketball team on its successful 2010-2011 season.

HR 1416             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the boys' golf team of Midway High School in Waco on winning third place at the 2011 Marvin Dameron Invitational.

HR 1417             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating the all-district academic and athletic honorees from the West High School Lady Trojans basketball team.

HR 1418             Frullo

Congratulating Laroy and Connie Hawkins of Lubbock on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 1421             Sheffield

Congratulating James and Sandy Champ of Little River on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1422             Sheffield

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

HR 1423             Sheffield

Congratulating David and Betty Hester of Temple on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1426             Hughes

Congratulating the Wild Hog Hunt Committee of the Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce on receiving that organization's Top Hand Award.

HR 1427             Hughes

Congratulating Henry Troell on his selection as the 2010 Outstanding Citizen by the Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1428             Hughes

Congratulating Martha Davis on being named the 2010 Educator of the Year by the Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1429             Hughes

Congratulating Alston Johnson on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1430             Hughes

Congratulating April Fry on representing the Winnsboro Independent School District during the Halftime Spectacular at the 2011 AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic.

HR 1431             Hughes

Congratulating Gary and Lyle Jean Foster of Mineola on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1432             Hughes

Congratulating Shirley Chadwick on her receipt of the Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award from the Mineola Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1433             Hughes

Congratulating the volunteers of the First United Methodist Church Clothes Closet in Gilmer on receiving the Unsung Hero Award from the Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1434             Cain

Congratulating Hazel Walker Trammell of Mount Pleasant on the occasion of her 100th birthday.

HR 1438             Lucio III

Honoring Princell Hair on his achievements as a media executive and welcoming him to Texas.

HR 1911             Johnson / Dutton

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


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

HCR 139             Beck

In memory of former Texas secretary of state Myra McDaniel.

HR 1304             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of John Herrington of Moody.

HR 1311             Smith, Wayne

In memory of Dorothy "Dot" Berry of Baytown.

HR 1312             Smith, Wayne

In memory of Baytown community leader Doug Huddle, Jr.

HR 1313             Smith, Wayne

In memory of George H. Ferguson, Jr., of Baytown.

HR 1314             Lozano

In memory of Aurora A. Garza of Kingsville.

HR 1319             Johnson

In memory of Sam Milton Bussey, Jr., of Dallas.

HR 1327             Alonzo

Paying tribute to the life of Selena Quintanilla Perez on April 16, 2012, the 41st anniversary of her birth.

HR 1349             Murphy

In memory of Paul Oliver Naut of Katy.

HR 1365             Truitt

In memory of the Reverend Dr. Kenneth John Diehm of Grapevine.

HR 1380             Bonnen

In memory of Leland B. Kee of Angleton.

HR 1381             Bonnen

In memory of Coach L. Z. Bryan of Lake Jackson.

HR 1389             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Orvis W. Marrs of Waco.

HR 1390             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Alinda Marie Fickel of Hewitt.

HR 1391             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of James Gillaspie of Tokio.

HR 1396             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Juanita M. Jay of Waco.

HR 1399             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Bernice L. Brooks of Waco.

HR 1401             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of John David Burton of Moody.

HR 1402             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Patricio T. Escalona, Sr., of Waco.

HR 1403             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Bruce Washington Dyer, Jr., of Waco.

HR 1405             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Nathan Andrew Romo of Lorena.

HR 1406             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Christine Kocian Vanek of West.

HR 1407             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Doris Lee Breeding Jones of Waco.

HR 1409             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Scott Rentz of China Spring.

HR 1410             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Pilar Villegas of Waco.

HR 1411             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Mary Winzer Hall of Waco.

HR 1412             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of Alvin Dulock of Waco.

HR 1414             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

In memory of William E. Nelson, Jr., of Waco.

HR 1420             Sheffield

In memory of the Honorable Hiram Childress of Temple.

HR 1436             Hilderbran

In memory of Emory Chapman Thompson of Austin.

HR 1437             Hilderbran

In memory of Jack Autry Bills of Kerrville.