New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, May 29, 1997, Page 2

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

May 29, 1997

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 29, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas 2 n HeraldZeituna a Thursday May Spain files to keep NBISD board seat By DEMISE DZUK Staff Writer Incumbent Bette Spain filed Tuesday for reelection to her current seat on th New Braunfels Independent School District Board of Trustees Spain was the second individual to file for one of the four seats on the ballot for the Aug 9 election Spain who is in her third year on the board filed for one of the two atIarge seats which cover the entire school district Computer technician Henry Garza filed for the District I seat Monday Spain who has lived in New Braunfels for seven years is married to San Antonio attorney Michael Spain They have one child Amanda Gate Spain who graduates this week Spain 49 has devoted time to a range of activities She is a current volunteer with the citys steering committee for the Master Plan the YMCA committee and the Chambers Youth Leadership New Braunfels She is a lifetime member of the PTA and a volunteer and board member for Santa Rosa Childrens Hospital She also has participated in the Texas Association of School Board Leadership program Project Graduation and the American Cancer Society gala This was her seventh year as a HOSTS volunteer tutoring at three schools and volunteering at a fourth If elected Spain said her goal would be to keep the focus on what is best for children She said every activity she has been involved with is committed to children and despite previous claims by district patrons that the current board has lost that SAC offers Bette Spain focus she said it had always been important to her Thats why I ran in the first place and thats why Im running Spain said Individually you can keep that as your goal Individually thats where I want to keep my Spain said she is anxious to work with the new superintendent and stands ready to serve her constituents with a willing She said she also has strived to listen to both sides on every Spain a former teacher and educational diagnostician said she intended to keep the campaign for a seat on the board very positive to avoid any division in the community I want them to look and see what Ive Spain said I want to run on my record because I work real Also up for election are an atlarge seat the District 1 seat and the remaining year on the District 4 seat Leo Chafin holds the other atlarge seat and said last week that he had not decided whether he would seek another term District 1 is currently represented by Sylvia Sanchez Sanchez was unavailable for comment regarding whether she would seek reelection District 4 became vacant in April when Jaime Padilla resigned with a year remaining on his term NBISD trustee elections will be Aug 9 and filing for a seat on the ballot ends June 25 Local Brief howto course for firsttime home buyers closes Grueree Bridge for now GBRA increased the flow of water from Canyon Lake from cubic feet per second to cfs overnight Wednesday Obituaries John Stiff John Stiff of Bulverde passed away Wednesday May 28 1997 at Eden Home at the age of 69 years Graveside services will be 10 Saturday May 31 1997 at St Paul Lutheran Cemetery at Bulverde with the Rev Martin Koenig officiating Visitation will be from 5 to 8 Friday May 30 at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels Memorials may be given to the charity of ones choice Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Laura Yates Tamble Laura Mimi Yates Tamble 68 died Wednesday May 28 1997 Mimi is preceded in death by her husband of 39 years Mark J Tamble Mimi is survived by three children Valerie Lane of Allentown her husband Brad and their children Adarr and Mallory Maria Chudej of Hr uston her husband Dana and their cnildren Carly Kayla and Kimberly and Mark Tamble Jr of Houston his wife Renee and their children Mark III Trey and Marissa Mimi graduated from Rice Institute University in 1950 She received a masters degree from the University of Houston After raising her three children Mimi worked for 10 years for First City Services She also spent time as a volunteer for St Lukes Episcopal Hospital Auxiliary and the St Lukes Heart Exchange The family would like to extend special thanks to Dr Geri Lynn Fromm and her wonderful staff Friends may call at Geo H Lewis Sons 1010 Bering Drive from 6 to 8 Thursday May 29 1997 where the family will be present for visitation Funeral services will be held at 2 Friday May 30 1997 in the chapel of Geo H Lewis Sons Interment will follow in Memorial Oaks Cemetery Serving as pallbearers will be Ted Brister Bud Dealy J R Smith Robert Walls and Marvin Wenke Honorary pallbearer will be Edward Silverman In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to St Lukes Heart Exchange Ronald McDonald House or to the charity of your choice Geo H Lewis Sons Houston Lorene A Riske Lorene A Riske of Yoakum Texas passed away Wednesday May 28 1997 at the age of 80 years She is survived by daughter Iris Riske of Yoakum sons Ronald Wayne Riske of Port Lavaca and Donald Lynn Riske of Seguin brothers Elo Findeisen of San Antonio Edgar Findeisen of Yoakum and Calvin Findeisen of Corpus Christi and six grandchildren Funeral services will be 10 Saturday May 31 1997 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church with Pastor Tim Van Antwerp officiating Burial will be at the Moulton City Cemetery in Moulton Texas Memorials may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church Bufflngton Funeral Home Yoakum Charles U Kelley Charles U Kelley of Luling passed away May 28 1997 at Luling at the age of 90 years He was born Sept 3 1906 in Harwood Texas to John S Kelley and Wincy Ann Hoover Kelley He was a constable and a member of the American Legion He is survived by Edna Clopton of New Braunfels and by a number of nieces and nephews Graveside services will be 3 May 29 1997 at the Luling City Cemetery with the Rev Rick Perkins officiating OBannon Funeral Home Luling Rafaela Lopez Rafaela Lopez age 63 of San Antonio died Friday May 23 1997 Survivors husband Felipe M Lopez daughters Ramona Sanchez of New Braunfels Sylvia Corpus Mary Idais and Maria Arispe all of San Antonio grandchildren Veronica and Felicia White Raymond Urania and Xenia Alleman Michael Lowe Phillip Christina and Jessica Corpus and Cynthia Arispe mother Fermina Garcia three sisters one brother numerous nieces and nephews and four greatgrandchildren Mass was conducted 10 Monday May 26 1997 at St Johns The Evangelist Catholic Church in San Antonio Interment was in Sunset Memorial Park Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Association Porter Loring San Antonio fHousingjitnefc l3rban i Housing Administration will offer the third free Homebuyer Education Learning Program at San Antonio College SAC is one of only two community colleges in the selected to form this partnership with HUD The class will be conducted to Monday through June 18 on Monday and Wednesday evenings at Business and Industry Center at San Antonio College We are very pleased to support this effort to strengthen home ownership in the communityby providing important information to people who are thinking about buying a said Interim President Robert E Zeigler San Antonio College began the HUD partnership in March and free home ownership classes have already been offered at the college The class was very informative for firsttime home buyers as well as for people who previously purchased a said Ester Coronado a purchaser with the Alamo Community College District who attended a HELP class with her husband The facilitators gave us some good pointers about looking for both new and older homes questions to ask the seller and the importance of having the home inspected before Those who complete the program will receive a certificate of completion and may be entitled to a reduction of the cost of mortgage insurance The course deals with budgeting locating your home working with a real estate agent handling contracts and negotiations finding a lender qualifying for a loan closing on the home and dealing with the responsibilities of home ownership To register for the course or for additional information call the San Antonio College Education and Community Outreach Office at 210 7332666 Submitted by Sun Antonio College Because of the variables involved Bridge to be closed Citand GBRA officials were unable to estimate when the bridge will be reopened The lake completed in 1964 was built to provide flood control and a stable water supply during times of low water and drought SELECT HOMES Well Locate Your Land for Your New Home CONVENIENCE Stretching our time to meet yours Lotto Texas LOTTERV Do you find yourself short on time running too many errands PEC can help Some of our offices are open late two nights a week for your convenience others are open Saturday mornings Either way were stretching our hours to fit yours Bertram Canyon Lake Dripping Springs and Marble Falls 8 to 5 Monday through Friday 9 to noon Saturday Cedar Park and Lake Creek 8 to 5 Tuesday Wednesday and Friday 8 to 7 Monday and Thursday and Manchaca 7 to 6 Monday through Friday Drivethrough 8 to 5 Monday through Friday Lobby Johnson City and Lake Travis 8 to 5 Monday through Friday Pedernqles Electric Cooperative Inc Bringing Energy to rhe Texas Hill Country Edith D Rogers Edith D Rogers went to be with her Lord on Wednesday May 28 1997 after a years illness at her home in New Braunfels Texas She was born in Clarksville Texas in 1921 daughter of Alvin and Nell nee Dickson Dinwiddie She had lived in Austin and Lufkin before moving to New Braunfels in 1990 She is survived by her son Robert Orr and wife Marsha of New Braunfels daughter Sharon Orr Duncan and husband Bill of Georgetown stepson Pat Rogers and wife Debbie of Edith D Rogers Austin brother James Dinwiddie and wife Helena of Baytown sister and brothersinlaw Betty and Max Scheid of Garland Gena Wilkes of Denton Dorothy and Johnny Stovall of Fort Worth Marguerite and Vernon Spencer of Monroe grandchildren Alan Orr and wife Ellen of Coppell Brian Orr of New York Wendy Orr of Waco Chris Duncan of Waco Jeremy Derek and Stephanie Rogers of Austin two greatgrandchildren and her many friends She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Henry Rogers Special thanks are given to Marsha Orr the person she most enjoyed and who saw to her needs after her move to New Braunfels and to her care givers Shelia Medina Tina Garza Esther Acevedo and Nancy Putz Edith moved to Austin as a girl and graduated from Austin High School in 1938 as the first girl in the band and orchestra She graduated from Texas State College for Women in 1942 earned certification in Library Science and worked in the Austin Public and School libraries She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star DAR and Bible Study Fellowship She loved art needlepoint wrote poetry and loved time with her family The family will receive guests at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels on Friday from 6 to 8 Funeral services will be conducted by Dr Gordon Graham at the funeral home on Saturday May 31 1997 at 1 followed by graveside services at 4 at Austin Memorial Park off Hancock Drive in Austin Texas Honorary pallbearers are Otto Steiner Bennie Bock Paul White E J Bowers Bill Orr and Harry Dinwiddie Memorial contributions may be made to South Texas ALS Chapter 2389 Military Highway Suite 500 San Antonio Texas 78231 or Hospice Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home New Braunfels T S Tti County Carpet COMMERCIAL RESIDENTIAL ME New Braunfels Minor Emergency MEDICAL CARE WHEN YOU NEED IT OPEN Saturday ioAM to SPM Monday thru Friday loAM to 9PM BRIDGING THE GAP BCTWL 226 N UNION K DOCTORS OFFICE ANDTHE EMERGENCY ROOM 6093413 TODAYS CROSSWORD PUZZLE ACROSS 1 McEntireof country music 5 Bird of prey 10 Thick slice 14 Above 15 Last 16 Mexican sauce 17 Get acquainted 18 Water chute 19 Dines 20 Lures 22 Nightwear 24 Pouch 25 Hide hair 26 Gives 30 More like a judge 34 Part of a harness 35 Fencing sword 37 ranch 38 Poem of praise 39 Turf 40 Abner 41 Amiable 43 Oklahoma tribe 45 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