In Memory
  Rosa Maria Barrera Arguindegui
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas honors and
  commemorates the life of Rosa Maria Barrera Arguindegui, who died
  June 4, 2011, at the age of 79; and
         WHEREAS, Rosa Maria Barrera Arguindegui was born June 3, 1932,
  in Mexico City; she attended the prestigious Colegio Alemán
  Alexander von Humboldt and the Jesuit Universidad
  Iberoamericana; and
         WHEREAS, She worked for some years for Proctor and Gamble
  de Mexico before marrying Carlos Arguindegui in 1959 and moving
  to Laredo; she earned bachelor's and master's degrees from Laredo
  State University and served as a teacher for 20 years at Martin
  High School; and
         WHEREAS, A devout Catholic who practiced her faith in her
  daily life, Mrs. Arguindegui regularly attended the Adoration
  Chapel at Saint Patrick Catholic Church and made regular
  pilgrimages throughout the United States and Europe; and
         WHEREAS, A woman of many cultural interests, she had a
  great appreciation for the arts, travel, history, gourmet
  cooking, and playing cards with good friends, and her warm
  hospitality and loyal friendship will not be forgotten by those
  who knew her; and
         WHEREAS, She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother,
  and she leaves behind memories that will be treasured forever by
  her family and many friends; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 82nd
  Legislature, 1st Called Session, hereby extend sincere
  condolences to the bereaved family of Rosa Maria Barrera
  Arguindegui; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  and that when the Senate adjourns this day, it do so in memory of
  Rosa Maria Barrera Arguindegui.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on June 20, 2011, by a
    rising vote.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate