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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 6, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas                                2 An HeraldZeitung Q Sunday July Woman From Page 1 the two boats were going for a ride when the accident occurred said they would not com ment on the specifics of how the colli sion occurred except to say one boat hit the side of the other boat Officials said they would not release the names ol the woman or family members until all of the next of kin were notified Hie accident occurred at about p in rrxlay across from Hot Shots I I lew Camp about one mile north of the Lake McOueeney dam in water Parker said I he is known for having a high tnitlk ofboats and a crowd had just fin ished eailicnng in the area fora fire Phones works show new the accident area officials said The lake was closed through the ear ly morning until about Sat urday to allow law enforcement offi cials to drag the lake for the missing body Parker said Officials responding to the accident included state game wardens Guadalupe County Sheriffs deputies the Seguin Fire Department the McQueeney Volunteer Fire Depart ment and the Department of Public Safety Peter Flores captain game warden for the San Antonio district arrived Saturday afternoon to begin an inves tigation of the accident Parker said the familys boat had experienced extensive damage and had to be removed from the water The womans boat remained docked at Hot Shots and was still under review for evidence officials said Flores said he would make a con clusion as to which driver was at fault based on the damage to the two boats and testimony from victims and sur viving occupants Officials said they could not com ment whether the boats lights were on as required by law at night time or whether charges of negligent and haz ardous operations would be filed They also would not comment as to the speed of either of the two boats or whether the occupants were wearing life jackets Fron Page 1 1 loin Monday to Oct 6 calls in the cur rei if f1 i re i c xle region will be allowed even ih y are made in the 830 or Miei VI calls will no longer go tluiiii but rather a recorded message will explain area code changes to 830 or si 5d Hie recorded message which will last tor H days will ask callers to luinu up IK dial again with the correct area code Micias tressed that local calls made with the current area code will keep the local ser ice rate with the new area codes he change will be that some calls will require callers to dial 10 digits die seveniligit number plus the new area code when placing local calls between area codes llic iodigit calls will not require callers to dial I before the area code and seven digit numbers C elluhif phone users officials said must contact their provider to know how the change would affect them dlular customers will have a one eai transitional dialing period to allow iiciv sufficient time to make any changes to then ice if they are affected by the area oxle split HOW IT WORKS Comal County and neighboring areas will have a new area code Monday with a grace period lasting until Oct 6 After that a recorded message will explain the correct area code to use for two months and then youre on your own The affected areas and the new codes are 830 a region circling Bexar County including New Braunfels Boerne Seguin Hondo Marble Falls Gonzales Del Rio Kerrville and the Canyon Lake area 956 a region that covers the cities of Encinal Laredo and most of Webb County 210 a region that includes most of Bexar County and the San Antonio area cities of Helotes St Hedwig Elmendorf City What to update Comal County will have a new 830 area code Monday Here is a suggested list of things to do now to avoid problems later For your residential number Update the area code on the front of checks Make sure credit card companies know your new area code Inform friends and family who live in places outside the local calling area Update your speeddial functions at home For your office Update automated phone systems including PBX systems Inform all customers of the change no matter how many times they do business with you Update modems and automatic fax systems Update all business publications including business cards letterhead stamps and advertising such as brochures and materials Chase Ron Chase Hunter Ross 3 months and 17 days of Canyon Lake died Wednesday July 2 at his residence The survivors are parents Kevin and Mandy Ross of Canyon Lake brother Kye Nathaniel Carter of Canyon Lake grandparents Jesse and Lily Torres of Canyon Lake and Peter and Linda Garcia of Canyon Lake aunts Betty Gonzalez and husband Mario of Canyon Lake Lolly Torres and husband Dan of San Antonio Joan Gilmore and husband Solon Gil of Bedford and Gina Garcia of Pearland Uncles Jesse Torres Jr and wife Doty of Arkansas Raymond Torres and wife Angie of Pflugerville Albert Torres and wife Roxanne of New Braunfels Danny Torres of Canyon Lake Michael Torres of Canyon Lake John Ross and wife Cindy of Ft Worth Andrew Garcia of Canyon Lake and Peter A Garcia and wife Milva of Turkey and numerous cousins Visitation will be from 4 to 8 at the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home at Canyon Lake The funeral service is scheduled for Saturday July 5 1997 at at Fischer Cemetery with the Rev Patrick Palmer officiating Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Doyl L Marshall Doyl L Marshall age 76 of New Braunfels died Thursday July 3 1997 at his residence in New Braunfels Marshall was born in Jonah Texas on March 17 1921 to Marshall Sr and Stella Barrington Marshall He was a retired air conditioning and sheet metal mechanic a member of the VFW Post 7110 and enjoyed bowling and playing dominos He served in the Army Air Corp during World War II Survivors include wife Johnnie Marshall of New Braunfels mother Stella Barrington of Weir Texas sons Doyle Sherman Marshall and wife Marilyn of New Braunfels Danny Marshall and wife Janneau of New Braunfels daughter Beverly Timmermann and husband Glen of New Braunfels brother Marshall Jr of Weir Texas sisters Ouida Robbins and husband Fred of Weir Texas and HatHe Mae Burran and husband Jerry of Weir Texas grandchildren Sherry Dawna Christy Casey Doyl Rayanne and Recce greatgrandchildren Eric Bryce and Courtnie and numerous nieces and nephews The funeral service is schedule for Tuesday July 8 1997 at 10 at the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home with the Rev Timothy Judkins officiating and burial at the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Visitation will begin Monday at 10 and will continue up until service time Tuesday Memorials may be given to the Alzheimers Association Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Myron Allan Means Myron Allan Means of New Braunfels Texas born February 22 1928 in Chicago 111 died Thursday July 3 1997 He graduated from the University of Toledo with a bachelors degree in 1951 and in 1955 graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine He served as a captain in the Army from 1955 to 1964 Dr Means served as chief of the division of Dermatology at the Santa Rosa Hospital from 1970 to 1973 and practiced medicine in Kerrville and San Antonio until his retirement in December 1994 Survivors include his wife NOreen McCreary Means of New Braunfels sons Myron Ronald Means Karl B Means and wife Cathy daughters Katherine Rymer and husband Jimmy all of San Antonio Karen Moore and husband Jeffrey of Denver and Laura Means of Austin eight grandchildren two brothers Richard Means of Kalamazoo and Ronald Means of East Lansing Mich Memorial service will be 7 Monday at Porter Loring Chapel in San Antonio with Rev Dr Charles DeHaven officiating In lieu of flowers those desiring may make memorial contributions to the School Childrens Fund llOO Wi County Line Road New Braunfels tX 78130 Porter Loring San Antonio train conductor remembered by wife By DAVID DEKUNDER was the engineer of the southbound train BrianBulger 27 of Segura i Hiuh mil always nil about her husband Terry i he his family as she held back tears proud of each one of his was always positive and Tern Yarbrough a conductor tor Inion Pacific Railroad in San Aiiiciiiio uas one of four people killed ni a train wreck on June 22 uhci 1 northbound freight train uiih a southbound freight iiam nn a bridge in Devine about 30 miles southwest of San Antonio i arbrough 48 was the conductor of the northbound train The engineer of the southbound train Neal Wilhelin 3f of San Antonio and iwo unidentified people lo been riding on the tram illegally were killed as well Kandle iVnnis 36 of New the crash arid had to Ktaken lo Brooke Army Medical ienter serious injuries Dennis Oil the agenda Yarbrough was laid to rest one week ago The death of her husband was tragic for Nancy especially since the couple had just celebrated their 23rd wedding anniversary twenty days before the train wreck happened We celebrated our 23rd anniversary on June 2 in Puerto Nancy said We were hoping to take a cruise on our 25th Nancy and the children are still trying to go forward with the grieving process Yarbrough is survived by two daughters and one son Tina 29 from a previous marriage and Lindsay 21 andTodd 18 Family and friends have been very supportive Yarbrough said We are sticking together and showing love for each Nancy said He was a self taught musician He guitar base guitar Tot of Nancy Yarbrough wife of late UP conductor he had his own band named Terry rout Nancy said well wishers and friends have brought her food support and their prayers to the Yarbroughs Oak Village North home I hadnt cooked a meal in a Nancy said Ever since the tragic accident the family has had to go through the emotions related to Terrys death Nancy said about her reaction to the news concerning the train wreck 1 never thought such a terrible mistake could happen but I knew everyday when he left for work there was always a risk and hazard of something Investigators for the Federal Railroad Administration have said that a dispatchers error from the Union Pacific headquarters in Omaha Nebraska was the cause of the two trains colliding on the same track Nancy said people attended her husbands funeral at Cornerstone Church in San Antonio and she pointed to a basket full of cards and letters sitting on her kitchen table Terry a San Antonio native attended John Marshall High School and joined Missouri Pacific Railroad in 1973 He worked in the railroads yards for six months at a time and was on the line for the other six months He could be carled out in the middle of the night or Nancy said He could be gone for 48 Terry joined the railroad after a budding career as an old time country and western musician in the 1970s playing for two bands before country and western music which he dearly Nancy said He was a self taught she said He played guitar base guitar and sang He sang a lot of It was at one of these concerts that Nancy met her future husband Terry had been a mechanic as well in the late 1960s working for a Volkswagen dealership in San Antonio Terry said her friends family and faith have helped her cope during the last two weeks God has given me strength I thought I never had to go through this because of the support and prayers of Nancy said Comal iSD I IK Independent School I MMiia 11 Mil of trustees will meet at s I uesday at the adinmiMratixc building 1421 North On the agenda is a report on a poMhe program that would allow leaches fromMexico to teach and ohMru m CISD classes during the summer In addition CISD teachers and administrators would be able to go to Mexico for the same The program would be at IK io the district I IKboard will also consider purchasing additional portable buildings lor classroom space The district currently has 25 double classroom portable buildings on 10 campuse An additional 14 portable buildings requested by principals and after a review by the administration it was decided that a minimum of five are absolutely The buildings would be at five different campuses and cost a total of Commissioners Court The Comal County Commissioners will conduct a special meeting at Monday in the commissioners courtroom which is located on the third floor of the courthouse annex 150 N Seguin Commissioners will open and award bids for surplus firewood and chipping mulch They will also consider approving a parttime temporary clerk to be shared by the county and district attorneys offices New Braunfels ISD The New Braunfels Independent School District board of trustees will meet at 7 Tuesday in the education center board room 430 W Mill St The format of the meeting will change slightly under the leadership of the new superintendent and will include a consent agenda where numerous items are taken up at one time On the regular agenda is a report on Youth Leadership New Braunfels the revision and renewal of the Ombudsman Educational Services to provide the alternative education program and a yearend report for the New Braunfels High School parenting program Edwards Aquifer Authority The Edwards Aquifer Authority Board of Directors plan to meet at 3 in the Fountain View Room at Aquarena Springs 1 Aquarena Springs Drive San Marcos It is the first time the board has met outside of San Antonio and is designed to provide access to the board for people in the eastern section of the aquifer officials said The meeting includes consideration of a joint funding agreement with the Geological Survey to provide funding for an urban landuse study issuance of the first term permits a presentation on permitting rules report on Senate Bill 1 and a closed session to review applications for the general managers position C a s a LIVE MUM THE JamKaht BobbyliallFriMds THUR Nlojrt TlmDuboii m Blui Sky EaUrtaiiumBt o MILAGROS G R U N F I t X A S PRAYER TO ST JUDE May the Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored glorified loved and preserved throughout the vvoild now and forever May the Sacred Mean of Jesus pray for us St Jude worker of miracles pray for us St Jude helper of trie hopeless piay for us Say this prayer nine times a day for the next nine days On the eighth day your prayci Mil oe answered You must promise to publish this piayer YSL Group Escorted Tours Canadian Rockies by Rail National Parks Tour Branson Mystery Tour Nashville Country Christmas Bavarian Christmas Aug 2330 Sept 517 Oct 2426 Nov 2326 Dec 1118 Incredible Journeys Inc 18007775092 A Texas Based Company I utk it 2050 OFF Sale Starting Jth Edith Opal Edith Opal Farabee Frazier age 83 passed away July 3 at her horhe at the Eden Heights Apartments She was born Jan 8 1914 in Cleveland the daughter of John and Mary Farabee In 1932 she married Notie Brooks Frazier in Carrizo Springs Texas The couple had 59 wonderful years together They had an exciting life and spent several years after retirement in their travel trailer fishing and exploring new places hand in hand Notie Brooks Frazier went to be with his Lord in 1991 to wait there for Edith Edith spent her last few years doing volunteer work at Eden Heights working jigsaw puzzles with her friends playing 42 and going to garage sales on weekends with her best friend Patsy who is also her daughter Edith was a member of the Oakwood Baptist Church She is survived by her daughter Patsy Frazier of New Braunfels one son J Brooks Frazier and wife Donna of Dayton Texas grandchildren Christie Lopanec and Mary K Midkiff of New Braunfels Mark Frazier of Richardson Wade Frazier of Houston Dawn Loughlin of Dallas nine greatgrandchildren sister Elsie Isenhour of San Antonio and many nieces and nephews Visitation will begin Sunday July 6 1997 at 8 at the Zoeller Funeral Home with the family greeting friends from 5 until 7 Sunday Services will be at 2 Monday July 7 in the Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in the Guadalupe Valley Memorial park The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Hospice New Braunfels HOME Lotto Texas Eslsr LOTTERV An American Tradition Since 192 ELCOME Lwaterit CBDCOM273 GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE All shows before Adult Seniors WALNUT 6 6296400 IH 35 and Walnut 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