Friday, January 10, 2003

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 10, 2003, New Braunfels, Texas Obituaries Friday January 10 2003 HKRALDZum INC Page 3A MECKEL Ruth Meckel of New Braunfela passed away Tues day Jan 7 2003 at Eden Home at the age of 80 years Funeral services will be conducted at 2 today Friday Jan 10 2003 at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels Interment will follow at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Memorial donations may be given to Eden Home or Faith United Church of Christ Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home From 1A JOHNSON Ronald Howard Johnson age 59 of New Braunfels passed away at his home on Jan 8 2003 There will be no services Funeral arrange ments are under the direc tion of Zoeller Funeral Home GRIFFITH J Connie Griffith 89 of San Antonio passed away Wednesday Jan 8 2003 at McKenna Memorial Hospi tal A memorial service will be conducted at a later date in Suncock It was Mr Griffiths wish to be cremat ed Arrangements under the direction of Zoeller Funeral Home Zoeller Funeral Home fallen trees and debris in the creek bed from Solms into New Braunfels Large or valu able trees would be spared The inmate crews from the state facility at Lockhart work 12hour days seven days a week Scheel said They are supervised at all time by armed guards I want to be very clear with people These are not axe murderers on these work Scheel said Officials will begin the pro ject on cityowned land so property owners will be able to see the scope of the project Scheel said The work will begin at Loop 337 next to the New Braunfels Little League fields 1A the wages he earns to New Braunfels Rebounds Recently the only help Phelps has received is from 75yearold Richard Humphreys as he works to repair flood damage in the home of Mary Bond 629 Riverside Drive He has his own explana tion about why the two vol unteers who have logged more than hours repairing local homes are performing their tasks with either sporadic or no help at all The community doesnt realize there are still homes to be Phelps said And once they have done that volunteer to rebuild flooded they dont want to do it again Its dirty work We get a few volunteers once in a Phelps said But it is not like it was in Phelps has been helping flood victims since 1989 because nobody else would From 1A for all persons who The narrower 10foot traf fic lanes the bike lanes would necessitate would tend to slow or calm motor vehicle traffic and make the roadway safer for motorists and bicy cles he said Board Chair Stinson Wor ley was skeptical I cant envision safety being enhanced when you squeeze these elements Worley said Some of those who attend ed were concerned about safe ty but most were concerned about parking I cant understand not being allowed to park in front of my own said resi dent Gary Penshorn James Avery who lives in the 1400 block of West Mill expressed a similar concern 1 havent seen that much biking going on I think youre putting out a lot of people for a small number of people and for something we dont Avery said do Theres a need I have learned about rebuilding houses as I have gone along read books and talked to peo ple that knew what to Since July New Braunfels Rebounds has finished rebuilding about seven homes Phelps said he is sure the program would have more homes signed up if the city and FEMA were not planning to buy out some of them through the federal Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Phelps and Humphreys have finished rebuilding one room at 629 Riverside Drive They first had to cut out a portion of a wall at the rear of the house to allow inches of Guadalupe River floodwater out of the house before they could strip out wallboard tear out kitchen cabinets and begin the ardu ous task of cleaning up in the square foot struc ture They have nearly finished replacing wallboard and have replaced electrical box es and they need at least two volunteers to help them hang cabinets in the kitchen Tell em we need Humphreys said as he went back to work Join us online at COMING TO THE 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