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Congratulatory And Memorial Calendar

Friday, May 17, 2019
9:00 AM

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

HR 1517             Murr

Congratulating Professor M. Mort Kothmann on his retirement from Texas A&M University.

HR 1518             Murr

Congratulating Matt Brown on his retirement as Schleicher County commissioner for Precinct 4.

HR 1522             Canales

Congratulating Noah Sekinger of Vela High School on being named the Boys Basketball Player of the Year by the Monitor newspaper.

HR 1523             Canales

Congratulating Carlos Ramos of Economedes High School in Edinburg on being named Boys Basketball Coach of the Year by the Monitor newspaper.

HR 1524             Canales

Congratulating the Barrientes Middle School cheerleading team on winning a title at the 2019 NCA Senior and Junior High School National Championship.

HR 1525             Canales

Congratulating Hargill Elementary School of Edinburg on being named a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School.

HR 1526             Canales

Congratulating Magee Elementary School in Edinburg on being named a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School.

HR 1527             Canales

Congratulating Crystal Pacheco of Monte Cristo Elementary School in Edinburg on receiving a Student Heroes Award from the State Board of Education.

HR 1528             Canales

Congratulating Magee Elementary School in Edinburg on its designation as a National ESEA Distinguished School by the Texas Education Agency.

HR 1530             Vo

Commending Lieutenant Colonel Truong Van Tuc on the occasion of Vietnamese American Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1532             White

Congratulating C. Glen Conner on his retirement as superintendent of the Woodville Independent School District.

HR 1534             Leach

Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Wellness Center for Older Adults in Plano.

HR 1537             Vo

Commending Major General (Ret.) John H. Bailey II on the occasion of Vietnamese American Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1556             Geren

Congratulating Dr. Kay K. Sanders on her receipt of the 2019 Helen Lamb Outstanding Educator Award and on her retirement from Texas Christian University.

HR 1538             Bucy

Congratulating Adeleine Bates of Cedar Park on a successful 2018-2019 season in the Texas High School Bowling Club.

HR 1543             Holland

Congratulating Lieutenant Marsha Phillips of the Farmersville Police Department on her graduation from the 56th School of Executive Leadership of the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration.

HR 1544             Romero, Jr.

Congratulating Jason C. N. Smith of Fort Worth on his election as a director of the State Bar of Texas.

HR 1545             Hinojosa

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Austin Junior Forum.

HR 1546             Goldman

Congratulating Patricia Wright on her retirement from Trinity Valley School in Fort Worth.

HR 1549             Bell, Keith

Commending Margaret Taylor Smith for her efforts in behalf of Texans with learning disabilities.

HR 1551             Herrero / Hunter / Lozano

Honoring John P. LaRue for his service to the Port of Corpus Christi.

HR 1552             Rose

Recognizing April 22, 2019, as Red and White Day at the State Capitol in honor of the advocacy efforts of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.

HR 1557             Raymond

Congratulating Oscar "O. J." Hale on his retirement from the Office of the District Attorney for the 49th Judicial District of Texas in Webb County.

HR 1559             Dutton

Congratulating the Gamma Sigma Philo Affiliate of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority on its 70th anniversary.

HR 1560             Bonnen, Dennis

Commending Wilhelm Williams Moye and Tena Williams Simien for their decades of service as educators in Matagorda and Brazoria Counties.

HR 1561             Clardy

Congratulating the Stephen F. Austin State University bowling team on winning the title at the 2019 National Collegiate Women's Bowling Championship.

HR 1564             Morrison

Commemorating the reopening of the Victoria Islamic Center.

HR 1567             Frullo

Congratulating Texas Tech University basketball player Jarrett Culver on declaring for the 2019 NBA Draft.

HR 1568             Leach

Congratulating Peter H. Vargas on his retirement as Allen city manager.

HR 1569             Herrero

Congratulating Evelyn Camacho on graduating as salutatorian of the Robstown Early College High School Class of 2019.

HR 1570             Herrero

Congratulating Agustin Barrera Jr. on graduating as valedictorian of the Robstown Early College High School Class of 2019.

HR 1571             Herrero

Congratulating Madison Singh on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Veterans Memorial High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1572             Herrero

Congratulating Juliet Jones on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2019 at W. B. Ray High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1573             Herrero

Congratulating Anahita Shadaab Farishta on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at W. B. Ray High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1574             Herrero

Congratulating Mohammad Haque on being named salutatorian of the Class of 2019 at London High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1575             Herrero

Congratulating Anthony Johan Sutanto on being named valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at London High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1577             Bucy

Commending Jose Ricardo Reyes of Houston for his service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative John H. Bucy III.

HR 1578             Bucy

Commending Emily Richmond Gilby of Cedar Park for her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative John H. Bucy III.

HR 1579             Metcalf

Honoring the participants in the 2019 Sam Houston State University Austin Internship Program.

HR 1580             Smith

Congratulating Michael Andrew Day of Van Alstyne on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1582             Springer

Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Santa Rosa Palomino Club of Vernon.

HR 1583             Springer

Congratulating Childress High School teacher Cliff Johnson and his students for their contributions to the Ramps Across Texas program.

HR 1584             Springer

Commending Dr. Ben Ed Hillhouse for his contributions as scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop No. 472 in Wheeler.

HR 1585             Herrero

Congratulating Christine Sanchez on graduating as salutatorian of the Tuloso-Midway High School Class of 2019 in Corpus Christi.

HR 1586             Herrero

Congratulating Abigail Comstock on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Tuloso-Midway High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1587             Herrero

Congratulating Abel Gonzalez IV on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2019 at Harold T. Branch Academy in Corpus Christi.

HR 1588             Herrero

Congratulating Amanda Villarreal on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Harold T. Branch Academy in Corpus Christi.

HR 1589             Herrero

Congratulating Matthew Cho on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2019 at Veterans Memorial High School in Corpus Christi.

HR 1590             Herrero

Congratulating Katelynn Odvina on being named valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Foy H. Moody High School.

HR 1591             Herrero

Congratulating Ramsey Tapia on being named salutatorian of the Class of 2019 at Foy H. Moody High School.

HR 1592             Rodriguez

Congratulating the Del Valle Independent School District Board of Trustees on winning the 2019 H-E-B Excellence in Education Award in the school board category.

HR 1593             Herrero

Congratulating Stephen Anthony Mack on being named salutatorian of the Class of 2019 at Richard King High School.

HR 1594             Herrero

Congratulating Ejiro Gosa David Omoruyi on being named valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Richard King High School.

HR 1601             Cain

Honoring the commitment of the Texas Young Republican Federation Policy Committee during the 86th Legislative Session.

HR 1602             Bonnen, Dennis

Congratulating the Brazoswood High School welding team on winning the 2019 Technology Students Association state championship.

HR 1604             Goldman

Honoring Katie Lynn Marshall for her dedicated work as an intern in the district office of State Representative Craig Goldman.

HR 1607             Bohac

Commending the House Research Organization for its work during the 86th Legislative Session.

HR 1611             Minjarez

Congratulating Endeavors on its 50th anniversary and on the 15th anniversary of its Fairweather Family Lodge in San Antonio.

HR 1614             Bonnen, Dennis

Congratulating Brazosport High School welding students on their 2018 Texas Technology Students Association state championship awards.

SCR 61              West / et al.

Recognizing the Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas for its contributions to this state.


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

HR 1520             Guillen

In memory of Benito Alvarado of San Isidro.

HR 1521             Bucy

In memory of Leroy "Ted" Nagel Jr. of Austin.

HR 1529             Canales

In memory of Luis Antonio Alamia Jr. of Edinburg.

HR 1533             Landgraf

In memory of Raymon Charles Stoker Jr. of Odessa.

HR 1541             Hefner

In memory of Olin "Cliff" Hand of Royse City.

HR 1548             Fierro

In memory of El Paso County Sheriff's Deputy Peter John Herrera.

HR 1550             Murr

In memory of Charles Driver "Buddy" Clark of Menard.

HR 1553             Cyrier

In memory of Marvin Lee James Kipp of Winchester.

HR 1555             Beckley

In memory of Clifford "Gail" Rutledge of Lewisville.

HR 1562             Hunter / Herrero

In memory of Edward Samuel Hicks Sr. of Corpus Christi.

HR 1563             Morrison

In memory of Dr. John M. Richardson of Fort Worth.

HR 1576             Clardy

In memory of George Houston White of Rusk.

HR 1606             Bohac

In memory of Regan Susannah Moger.

HR 1608             Bohac

In memory of Lynda G. Lindinger Griffin of Katy.

HR 1609             Neave

In memory of Officer Rogelio Santander Jr. of the Dallas Police Department.

SCR 62              Hughes

In memory of Martha Leah Williams Morriss.