Congratulatory And Memorial Calendar

Thursday, March 03, 2011
10:30 AM





HCR 62              Workman
Congratulating the Regents School of Austin football team on winning the 2010 TAPPS Division III state championship.

HR 16               Cook
Recognizing March 10, 2011, as Corsicana/Navarro County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 360              McClendon
Congratulating Ira McNeil of San Antonio on his 100th birthday.

HR 364              McClendon
Congratulating Dianne McNeil-Henderson on her retirement from the San Antonio Independent School District.

HR 362              McClendon
Congratulating Rosemary Deen on her receipt of a 2009 Spirit Award from the San Antonio Metropolitan Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction.

HR 365              Hopson
Recognizing April 12, 2011, as Panola County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 366              Craddick
Honoring Sam Gavin Gibbs of Midland for his induction into the Petroleum Hall of Fame.

HR 367              Schwertner
Congratulating Garrett Matthew Betros of Cameron on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 370              Zedler / et al.
Congratulating the citizens of Burleson on their city's recognition as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People.

HR 376              Miller, Doug
Honoring Leadership Gillespie County for its promotion of civic leadership and volunteerism.

HR 377              Miller, Doug
Recognizing the 45th annual Texas Legislative Conference in New Braunfels on March 24 and 25, 2011.

HR 379              Miller, Doug
Honoring Leadership Bulverde--Spring Branch for its promotion of civic leadership and volunteerism.

HR 381              Pena
Honoring Emilio De Los Santos III on being chosen as the recipient of the 2010 Dan Garcia Memorial Achievement Award presented by the Veterans County Service Officers Association of Texas.

HR 416              Huberty
Congratulating Scott Frost of Atascocita on the occasion of his 46th birthday.

HR 425              Marquez
Congratulating the El Paso High School girls' swimming team on winning the District 1-4A championship.

HR 426              Marquez
Congratulating Major General Dana Pittard on his appointment as commanding general of Fort Bliss.

HR 435              Cain
Recognizing the chartering of the Benjamin Clark Society of the Children of the American Revolution at Paris High School.

HR 436              Landtroop
Congratulating the Garden City High School football team on winning the 2010 UIL Six-Man Division 1 state championship.

HR 437              Landtroop
Recognizing CASA of the South Plains volunteers for their service to area children in need.

HR 438              Landtroop
Congratulating Garden City High School in Glasscock ISD for its selection as a 2010 Blue Ribbon School and its receipt of TEA's "Exemplary" rating.

HR 441              McClendon
Recognizing February 16, 2011, as Trucking Day at the State Capitol.

HR 445              Cain
Congratulating Robert and Patsy Skidmore of Paris on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 446              Cain
Congratulating the Honey Grove Middle School Band on being named the 2011 Class 1C State Honor Band by the Texas Music Educators Association.

HR 447              Schwertner
Congratulating the football team of Yoe High School in Cameron on its successful 2010 season.

HR 448              Gonzales, Veronica
Congratulating Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos on her nomination to the U.S.District Court for the Southern District of Texas.

HR 450              Bohac
Congratulating Shelly Vasbinder and Manny Salazar III on their wedding.

HR 459              Sheffield
Commemorating the 50th wedding anniversary of Paul and Oralia Luna of Belton.

HR 460              Sheffield
Congratulating Jesse and Rosa Garcia of Temple on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 461              Sheffield
Congratulating the Reverend Tommy Davis and Marilyn Davis of Belton on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 464              Marquez
Congratulating the Honorable Veronica Escobar of El Paso on her election as county judge of El Paso County.

HR 467              Price
Recognizing May 21, 2011, as Armed Forces Day.

HR 468              Price
Commemorating Memorial Day 2011.

HR 470              Craddick
Honoring the O'Donnell First United Methodist Church on the 100th anniversary of its founding.

HR 473              Hughes
Honoring Debra Sue Miears on her retirement as secretary of the Quitman Rotary Club and as director of Wood County Adult Probation.

HR 474              Zerwas
Congratulating Lori L. Gunn on earning the 2010 Exceptional Service Award from the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 475              Zerwas
Congratulating Amegy Bank on being named the 2010 Business of the Year by the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 476              Zerwas
Congratulating Richard MacDonald on being named the 2010 Katy Area Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year.

HR 477              Zerwas
Congratulating the Honorable Bob Hebert on being named the 2010 Citizen of the Year by the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 480              Carter
Congratulating Steve and Cissy Powell of Dallas on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 482              Gutierrez
Honoring musician Ramon Ayala for his work in presenting the annual Ramon Ayala Christmas Posada in Hidalgo.

HR 486              Gallego
Congratulating Sue Zukowski of Alpine on her retirement from Sul Ross State University.

HR 487              Gallego
Congratulating Glenn Ratliff of Monahans on his 100th birthday.

HR 492              Gallego
Honoring the Del Rio High School Mariachi Band for performing at the State Capitol on the opening day of the 82nd Legislative Session.

HR 502              Naishtat
Honoring Cindy Morphew of Austin for donating a kidney to a fellow Texan.

HR 505              Carter
Commending Jack James for his exemplary service with the Garland Fire Department.

HR 506              Carter
Congratulating E. Leon Carter on his receipt of the 2011 Martin Luther King, Jr., Justice Award from the Dallas Bar Association.

HR 509              Cain
Congratulating Judge Lester Crutchfield and Ireline Crutchfield on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 511              Dutton
Congratulating Patricia Lindsey on her retirement from the City of Houston Health and Human Services Department.

HR 524              Hunter
Commending the Patriot Guard Riders of South Texas for outstanding service in behalf of American military personnel and their families.

HR 528              Aliseda
Recognizing March 29, 2011, as Goliad County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 529              Cain
Congratulating Aaron and Melba Brannon of Sulphur Springs on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 531              Madden
Welcoming members of the McDermott Scholars Program to the State Capitol.

HR 533              Frullo
Congratulating Lonnie Balch on being named the 2011 Lubbock Area United Way Agency Volunteer of the Year.

HR 535              Murphy
Commemorating the 19th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre in Azerbaijan.

HR 537              Flynn
Congratulating Ray and Euna Rugg of Canton on their 68th wedding anniversary.

HR 539              Eiland
Honoring the Texas Physical Therapy Association.

HR 541              Smith, Todd
Honoring Lois Steele Newsom of Donie.

HR 545              Marquez
Recognizing the "Getting to the Heart of the Matter" program sponsored by The Arc of Texas.

HR 546              Marquez
Honoring the City of El Paso for earning a 2011 Gold Leadership Circle Award from the Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle program in recognition of the city's online financial transparency.

HR 547              Marquez
Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the founding of the El Paso YMCA.

HR 550              Schwertner
Congratulating Blake A. Vanier on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 551              Rodriguez, Eddie
Welcoming visitors from YMCAs across Texas to the State Capitol on February 23, 2011.

HR 559              Straus
Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Caring for Children Foundation of Texas and commending all those associated with that organization.

HR 560              Martinez, "Mando"
Recognizing Dr. Audrey Jones for her contributions to the medical profession and her service to the Texas Legislature as Physician of the Day for February 23, 2011.

HR 561              Martinez, "Mando" / et al.
Recognizing March 9, 2011, as Mid-Valley Day at the State Capitol.

HR 563              Hopson
Congratulating the Carthage High School football team for winning its third consecutive UIL 3A Division 2 state championship.

HR 564              Kuempel
Congratulating the football team of Byron P. Steele II High School in Cibolo on winning the UIL 5A Division II state championship.

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

HR 363              McClendon
In memory of Dorothy Dee Nicholson of San Antonio.

HR 371              Zedler
In memory of Kathleen Jeanne Jones Gilles of Arlington.

HR 386              Patrick, Diane
In memory of James Edward Starrett of Arlington.

HR 387              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Pearl Lilley Fincher of Spring.

HR 388              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Ann Olson Ivey of Arlington.

HR 389              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Michael Lee Gore of Arlington.

HR 390              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Dr. Henry Ward Bendel, Jr., of Arlington.

HR 391              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Judge Clyde Robert Ashworth of Arlington.

HR 392              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Susan M. Jones of Arlington.

HR 393              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Pantego mayor Dorothy Gail Aderholt.

HR 394              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Mayfield Workman of Arlington.

HR 395              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Wanda Faye Hart of Arlington.

HR 396              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Johnnie Ray High, Jr., of Bedford.

HR 397              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Margaret Bingham Galloway of Arlington.

HR 398              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Alex Wilson of Arlington.

HR 399              Patrick, Diane
In memory of longtime Arlington school administrator Roy Wood.

HR 400              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Richard H. Rencurrel of Arlington.

HR 401              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Barbara West of Keller.

HR 402              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Nita Scheble Cox of Arlington.

HR 403              Patrick, Diane
In memory of John E. Meek of Arlington.

HR 404              Patrick, Diane
In memory of former Arlington mayor SJ Stovall.

HR 405              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Trent Thompson of Brownwood.

HR 406              Patrick, Diane
In memory of William "Mike" McClellan of Arlington.

HR 407              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Arlington police officer Craig Gordon Story.

HR 408              Patrick, Diane
In memory of June James III of Arlington.

HR 409              Patrick, Diane
In memory of Anna Waynette Vandergriff of Arlington.

HR 427              Marquez
In memory of Irma Perez of El Paso.

HR 431              Flynn
In memory of Harrison M. "Harry" Sewell of Mesquite.

HR 440              McClendon
In memory of Lillie Mae Wilson Harris of San Antonio.

HR 442              McClendon
In memory of Willie D. Barnett.

HR 471              Hilderbran
In memory of Phyllis A. Baumgartner of Kerrville.

HR 483              Straus
In memory of Janette Overton Dixon of San Antonio.

HR 485              Davis, Sarah / et al.
In memory of Joseph W. Samuels of Houston.

HR 489              Gallego
In memory of Lon Felts, Jr., of Uvalde.

HR 490              Gallego
In memory of Joyce Ann Probst of Alpine.

HR 491              Gallego
In memory of Vernon Neal Billings of Val Verde County.

HR 498              Pitts
In memory of longtime Legislative Budget Board analyst Val Shepperd of Austin.

HR 500              Hardcastle
In memory of Texas Department of Public Safety Senior Corporal David Ralph Slaton of Bowie.

HR 507              Schwertner
In memory of Makenzi Knickole Papasan of Leander.

HR 512              Phillips
In memory of Donato P. Rodriguez, Jr.

HR 518              Eiland
In memory of James Polk Simpson.

HR 519              McClendon
In memory of Diana S. Dupre of San Antonio.

HR 520              McClendon
In memory of Florence Alcoser of San Antonio.

HR 530              Schwertner
In memory of J. D. Thomas, Jr., of Georgetown.

HR 542              Marquez
In memory of Hector Raul Bermudez of El Paso.

HR 543              Marquez
In memory of Eugene Calabro, Sr., of El Paso.

HR 544              Marquez
In memory of Magdalena Rodriguez Ybarra of El Paso.

HR 552              Kolkhorst
In memory of John Henry Fuchs, Jr., of Huntsville.

HR 568              Phillips / et al.
In memory of Gregory Scott Coleman of Austin.