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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 23, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas OBITUARIES Paid advertisements Lloyd W. Meinke U.S. Army, Retired [Joyd W. Meinke, U.S. Army, Retired, age 81 of Canyon Lake and formerly of Austin, passed away March 21,2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, August William & Elvira (Schroeder) Meinke. Lloyd is survived by his wife, Alice Meinke of Canyon Lake; daughters, Linda Bosenbark & husband, Larry of Canyon Lake and Sandra Jones & husband, Larry of Rockdale; son, Richard Meinke of Little Rock, Arkansas; sisters, Minnie Zim-mermann of Austin and Marilyn Whitmarsh of Brenham; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and numerous nieces & nephews. He retired after 20 years from the U.S. Army, being a veteran of the Korean conflict and two tours of duty in Viet Nam. He received numerous medals and commendations including the Bronze Star and the United Nations Service Medal. He spent the next 23 years in the U.S. Postal Service. Memorial Services, with military honors, will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at Cross Lutheran Church in New Braunfels, Texas with Pastor Don Fraker officiating. Private Interment will follow at a later date at St. Frances by the Lake Episcopal Church Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to: Cross Lutheran Church Building Fund, 2171 E. Common Street, New Braunfels, Texas 78130. Arrangements are with: Doeppenschmidt FUNERAL HOME NEW BRAUNFELS 830-625-3434 Malitta M. Froelich ‘Oma’ Guenther Funeral arrangements are complete at the Zoeller Funer-al Home for Malitta M. Froelich "Oma" Guenther, who passed away on Monday in New Braunfels at the age of 92 years. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Zoeller Funeral Home. Funeral servic es will be Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Zoeller Funeral Home chapel. Interment will follow in the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park. ZOELLER FUNERAL HOME Funerals & Cremations * 615 Landa, New Braunfels (830) 625-2349 RESTAURANT RATINGS City of New Braunfels Texas Department of State Health Service Retail Food Establishment Inspection Reports from March 9 to March 11, 2011, include the following restaurants listed from highest to lowest rating (lower scores indicate higher compliance): ♦ NBISD Klein Road Elementary 2670 Klein Road Inspection date: March 11,2011 Total score: 3 ♦ Carino’s 1304 E. Common Inspection date: March 9,2011 Total score: 13 ♦ Adobe Verde 1724 Hunter Road Inspection date: March 10,2011 Total score: 15 ♦ Pit Stop Food Mart 17 2718 FM 725 Inspection date: March 9,2011 Total score: 14 PEC’s controllable expenses $3 million under 2011 budget Wednesday, March 23, 2011 — Herald-Zeitung —- Page 3 I LOCAL IN BRIEF From staff eports To comment on obituaries, visit www.herald-zeitung.com The Pedernales Electric Co-op Board of Directors received some promising fiscal news March 21 that indicated PEC is off to a good start in 2011. Chief Financial Officer Mike Vollmer reported that, as of the end of February, PEC’s controllable expenses were $3 million less than what the Co-op had budgeted for in 2011. “We continue to watch controllable expenses very carefully,” Vollmer said, “and we continue to add total assets month after month.” Vollmer said a majority of the increase is because of the addition to distribution system assets, which is coming from PEC’s construction program to meet new customer demand. The directors focused on two key governance issues. First, the board agreed to amend the section of the bylaws defining the qualifications to serve as a director. This amended language will be posted on PEC’s website for member comment and will be considered for passage at the April board meeting. Second, they approved language for the 2011 election ballot. 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