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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 2, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas HeraldZeHung 0 Wednesday August Obituaries Martha Skelton Arrangements are pending at Zocllcr Funeral Home for Martha Skelton of New Braunfels who died Tuesday night Aug 1 at McKenna Memori Hurricane Erin hits Florida downgraded to tropical storm Myra L Potter jlvtrs Myra L Potter 91 of the Eden Hoffit passed away July She has been a resident of Eden Home for tne past 11 years Mis Potter was born in Ohio and as a long life resident of Cleveland C was very active in the local N Church Gideons and the C rjlerof the Eastern Star continued to be very active afihbtrgh she had retired and resided in FL She was preceded in deafti by her husband William E Pot ter She is survived by two nephews Bart and his wife Ann Bartholomew of New Braunfels and Dr Ray and his wife Rosemary Bartholomew of Cedarville Ohio Memorial services will be held Fri day in Cleveland Ohio Memorials to the Eden Home Doepenschmidt Funeral Home V Luella Huffman Brown Lniella Huffman Brown of McCjueeney died Monday July 31 1995 at the age of 79 Memorial ser vices will be held at 6 Wednesday atthe First Methodist Church of Born Nov 1 1915 in Can she moved to Texas in 1946 and to Seguin in 1961 She was instrumental in helping to build the Guadalupe Valley Hospital which in 1965 and continued as its administrator until her retirement in remained a lifetime member Auxiliary Mrs Brown member of the First United Methodist Church and served on its Education committee and as president ofjthe Foundation board She is preceded in death by Shirley Wood Brown whom she married in l973 Survivors include a son Dr rGary H Huffman and wife Gladys of Seguin a daughter Marinnette IMbwrey of New Orleans two grand idaughters Heather Huffman and jMLiss Haas a new grandson Trevor jHaas a sister Mabel Alter and hus jband Ralph of Scottsdale a j brother Carl Huston and wife Esther of Gregory and nieces and nephews j was devoted to her family and took great pride in her children and grandchildren Pallbearers will be Al Bacon John Ginter Ancil Hopp Bob Jordan Leroy Linnartz Matthies and Jon Nelson Sr The family suggests that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to Guadalupe Valley Hospital or the First United Methodist Church VERO BEACH Fla AP Hard ly the pugilist Andrew was Hurricane Erin picked a fight with coastal central Florida early today then backed off as it butted up against land Before dawn broke Erin had become a tropi cal storm Four hours after blasting its way into this resort city with 100 mph wind gusts the National Hurricane Center said Erins sustained winds had slowed to 70 mph near Kissimee at 5 The minimum wind to be classified as a hurricane is 74 mph Knock on wood 1 think this has gone relatively Indian River County spokesman Ron Kramer said About 70 miles of coastline north of Palm Beach was battered by earlier sustained winds of 85 mph and sheets of rain Hundreds of thousands of peo ple were driven inland As Erin struck Vero Beach spring training home of the Los Angeles Dodgers it ripped palm fronds from their bases and knocked out power in much of the area Erin then lost its punch as it moved west at about 17 Hair Specialists GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 6296400 IH 35 and Walnut Ave BEFORE fcOQPM titru only WERWORLD rKEVINCOSTNERES A Ron Howard Film 4POIL013 Daily 5 0 III MKOUKOI El Daily EC Daily BRAUNTEX 6254411 290 W San Antonio ALL SHOWS mph A hurricane is basically a heat engine and it gets its source of energy from the said hurricane spe cialist Max Mayfield When it moves over land it loses its source and weak ens and thats exactly whats happen There were no immediate reports of injuries in Florida The last time I went out actually it was nice in an eerie sort of Kramer said after taking a predawn look outside his headquarters as the storms eye passed overhead Damage reports were not expected until after sunrise Kramer said The hurricane center suspended all hurricane warnings when it down graded the storm However tropical storm warnings were in effect on Floridas east coast from Femandina Beach south to just north of Jupiter Inlet and for Lake Okeechobee A tropical sform watch was in effect from Appalachicola to Pensacola whe re the storm was expected to head CORRECTION The ad that ran Sunday July 30th for Medical Surgical Laboratory was incorrect Medical Surgical Laboratory will be opening soon Watch in the Herald for their opening date H Produce Locally Grown Fruit Baskets Quality Produce Lg Red Ripe Tomatos 390 Ib Broccoli 590 ea Bananas 4 Ibs Bring this ad in and with a receive a yellow meat watermelon Rt on Kingsbury off 123 Bypass then mile on right 1224 E Kingsbury Seguin TX CANVAS CASUAL SALE to Reg Slip into cool summer canvas and save Youll find a terrifc assortment o styles from Sam Libby Liz K and many others Hurry sale ends Tuesday August 8 Ladies Shoes after it emerges from Floridas Gulf Coast by early afternoon The eye wall of Hurricane Erin made land at just south of Vero Beach Barry Sesack principal of Glendale Elementary School which was serv ing as a shelter peered in wonder out the windows of his office as the eye was passing over Its really coming down he said sounding a little excited Its coming sideways right across in a horizontal position Its unreal a sopping wet Marv Thiel 36 of Kaukauna said standing in the darkened hallway of a hotel Erin ripped boats from their moor ings and caused extensive damage to orchards of bananas avocados man goes and watermelons in the Bahamas Elsewhere Tuesday heavy tropical rains were blamed for a plane crash in Jamaica that killed five people In Florida supermarkets and gas sta tions were jammed with residents and tourists caught by surprise at Erins northerly path replaying the scenes of panicked preparation that took place a day earlier in Miami Erin moved farther north than was earlier expected and late Tuesday authorities lifted an evacuation warning for people in Dade County which includes Miami and Homestead Some got caught in Erins switch When we left they said itwas going to hit said Paul Lazeau one of three charter boat captains who thought they were beating Hurricane Erin by heading north from Palm Beach County We got here and they said it looks like its going to be Fort Erins arrival in central Florida took many by surprise and many left with out preparing their homes for the storm Our akeady low outlet prices on spring summer merchandise We specialize in womens sizes 16 up FULL SIZE FASHIONS 6205600 NEW BRAONPEL FACTORYA STORES GOLD MEDALLION STUDIO Fret beauty enhancers from Merle Norman Ease into fall with a Fivepiece gift from Merle Norman yours free with a minimum Youll receive Liquid Makeup SFF Luxiva Cellular Therapy Toner Luxiva Concentrate Luxiva Cellular Therapy Kmulsion and a fullsixe Lipstick in Smoked Mauve So come into your nearest Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio today and see how priceless beauty can he rriERLE noRmfln 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