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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 31, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Deaths WORLD OF FABRICS ANNUAL NEW YEAR’S PAY SALE JAN. 1 • WEDNESDAY DAY ONLY_Weather OUR COMPLETE SELECTION OF QUALITY FABRICS ENTIRE STOCK OF FABRICS ONLY 25% oft* •Except Special Ordered Fabrics Just think! You can buy any fabric in the store at great savings during this fantastic sale. Come early for best selection. AUTHORI/tl) VIKING IM AHR A Wand*’tut N«u/ World af f atbton t ab'ut WORLD OF FABRICS "Keeping the fabric tradition alive in New Braunfels' AM W aint b|iarc 8 ha apl ag (velar New Brantail C2B-14J1 VISA' VAin# lirib'i Aulhon/rd Offices post holiday schedulesCity Hall New Braunfels City Hall will be closed today and New Year’s Day. There will be no trash pickup on those days.Courthouse Comal County Courthouse will be closed today and New Year’s Day.Utilities New Braunfels Utilities will be closed New Year’s Day.Comal ISD All nine campuses at Comal ISD closed will be closed through Jan. I. The tax office will be open from 8 a m. to 4 p.m. today. The tax office will be closed New Year’s Day and will re-open Jan. 2 at 7:30 a.m. Tax office hours in January will be 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The 1985 See SCHEDULES, Page 12 3 in New Braunfels, will be at 2:45 p.m. Tuesay at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. Talman, 52, died Dec. 28 at his home. Talman was born April I, 1933 in Refugio to Frank Floyd and Martha Cordelia (nee Mitchum) Talman. He lived in New Braunfels for ll years. He was retired from the military and a member of the American Legion Post No. 35. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Survivors include his mother, Martha Cordelia Talman of New Braunfels; two sisters, Doris Talman Hutchinson and Lenora Alice Hutchinson, both of New Braunfels; and one brother James Patrick Talman of New Braunfels. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Services are under the direction of Zoeller    Funeral    Home.Robert Edward “Bobby" Jones Private graveside services for Robert Edward “Bobby” Jones, of 1313 Fieldcrest in New Braunfels, will be at 3 p m. Tuesday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery with the Rev. William Barrow officiating. Jones, 88. died Dec. 28 at Humana Metropolitan Hospital In San Antonio. Jones was born Oct. 14, 1917 in Kyle to George T. and Bertha (Herzog) Jones He married Rose Marie (nee Revard) Jones in 1942. Jones was a retired postal clerk and rural mail carrier He was a New Braunfels resident most of his life. He was a member of the New Braunfels Pigeon Club and the National Rifle Association Jones served three years in the U.S. Army during World War II. He served in the South Pacific. Survivors include his wife, Rose Marie Jones of New Braunfels; two sons. Michael Jones of Conroe and Joey Jones of Sattler; and three grandchildren. He was preceeded in death by one son, Robert Todd Jones, in 1961. Honorary pallbearers will be member of the New Braunfels Pigeon Club and Jones’ fellow employees at the Post Office. Memorials may be given to the American Heart Association. Services are under the direction of Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home.Ellen Baker Taylor Survivors of Ellen Baker Taylor, of 800 Fredericksburg Road in New Braunfels, will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at George H. Lewis & Sons Funeral Home in Houston with the Revs. Claude Barker and Dick Davies officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Garden of Memories. Taylor, 64, died Dec. 23 at McKenna Memorial Hospital. Taylor was born July 19, 1921 to Ogle and Lula (nee Corbett) Baker in Sipe Springs. She married Lloyd J. Taylor on June 6,1939 in Houston. Survivors include her husband, Lloyd J. Taylor of New Braunfels; mother, Lula Corbett Baker of Houston; two daughters, Luella Fowler of Joliet, 111. and Betty Fischer of New Braunfels; six grandchildren and two greatgrandchildren.She was preceded in death by one brother, Ogle Laird Baker, Jr.Josephine Fuentes Velasquez Services for Josephine Fuentes Velaquez, of 154 E. Torrey in New Braunfels, will be at 1:45 p.m. at Morales Funeral Home with continuing services at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. The Rev. Joe Audit will officiate. Burial will follow in Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery. Velasquez, 46, died Dec. 29 at McKenna Memorial Hospital, She was born March 19, 1939 in New Braunfels to Andres and Juanita (nee Ledesma) Fuentes. She was a lifetime resident of New Braunfels. She was a seamstress for Lizann Dress Manufacturing. She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. Survivors include two daugthers, Josie Velasquez and Mary Jane Espinoza, both of New Braunfels; seven sisters, Maria Juarez, Frances Kowalski, Janie Barboza and Rosie Rodriquez, all of New Braunfels, Connie Rendon and Aurora Cesarez, both of Seguin, and Manuela Reyna of Abernathy; one brother, Charlie Fuentes of New Braunfels; and two grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Arnold F. Ben don, Jr., Andy Fuentes. Johnny Rodriquez, Lee Juarez, Jr., Julian Cesarez, Jr. and Ruben Zavala. Rosary was recited at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Morales Funeral Chapel. Honoray Pallbearers will be Joe Fuentes and Arnold F. Rendon. III. Comal River............ 345 (down 5) Canyon inflow .......... 662 (down 8) Canyon outflow ........ 755 cfs (same) Edwards Aquifer..... 626 63 (down .03) Canyon Lake level ....    909 47 (down .19) Texas    50S north to the lower 80s in extreme A weak Pacific front moving    southern sections, southward through ioxas early to    lx>w tonight should range from the day brought colder temperatures mj<i 20s in the Panhandle to the mid statewide and dense fog that promp f,os m the south ted travelers advisories along the middle Gulf coast and lower Rio Grande Valley    For0C88t The front extended from Tex    North Texas    Generally fair arkana through Waco and westward    through New Year Day Lows tonight to San Angelo at 4 a rn the National    34 to 37 Highs New Year Day 57 to61. Weather Service said Temperatures behind the front fell into the 30s over South Texas Generally fair all the Panhandle and High Plains and sections tonight and New Years Day the 40s across most of North Central Turning cooler over all but extreme Texas    south, over the remainder of area Ahead of the front, very moist air tonight laws tonight in the 40s most kept temperatures in the 50s and 60s sections except mid 30s Hill Coun over south and south Central Texas try Low and mid 50s extreme south, low clouds and fog covered much of Highs New' Years Day mostly in the Southeast Texas, the coastal plains 60s. except near 70 extreme south, and the lower Rio Grande valley. Locally    dense    fog reduced visibility    East Texas: Fair tonight    and    New along the    coast and lower valley to    Years Day Ix>w mid    30s.    High    near near zero, prompting a travelers ad 60. Light and variable wind, visory, the National Weather Service sa,d    West    Texas    Mostly fair tonight Scattered heavy thunderstorms an(j generally sunny on Wednesday, also developed along the upper coast Highs Wednesday low 50s north to the from near Galveston eastward into    lower 70s    extreme    south.    Lows Louisiana Skies elsewhere were    lomght mjd 20s    Panhandle and generally fair with only high level southwest valleys to the lower 30s cloudiness noted over parts of West    elsewhere Texas Winds were north at IO to 15 mph across the northern half of the state    Port    Arthur    to Port O’Connor; and light south to southwest    South wind    near 15 knots this    morn- elsewhere, except for the guadalupe    ing shifting to north    near 15    knots mountains of West Texas Southwest this afternoon, continuing tonight, winds approached 40 mph in mourn    Northeast    wind IO    to 15    knots tain areas    Wednesday. Seas 4    to 6 feet through It should be generally fair to partly    tonight. Areas of    dense fog near cloudy statewide through tonight    shore this morning    possibly causing Highs were expected from the lower a hazard to marine navigation Otherwise mostly cloudy today with scattered thundershowers..becoming generally fair tonight and Wednes day. Port O’Connor to Brownsville Wind shifting to north IO to 15 knots tonight, continuing Wednesday Seas 3 to 5 feet, 4 to 6 feet tonight Areas of dense fog near shore, possibly caus mg a hazard to marine navigation Otherwise partly cloudy. Widely scattered showers mainly offshore. TTTXX "Shop at the Store with the I agit' on the Dour!" Quam) Mi Sotkc Wa fan expend On TRAVEL CENTER ' THINK! V BRENDA'S TRAVEL CENTER TOH Alt YOUR TRAVEL SUDS, AT NO IXTRA COST* 625-7528 \ »UWT »Q •mQPPMM CT» / Featured on your AD-A-MIMO-BOARD Page 2 Herald-Ze/fung, New Braunfels, Texas Tuesday, December 31,1985 Say goodbye to the old ami blast in the new Sesquicentennial year with tonight’s special activities on Main Plaza Sponsored by the Chamber of Com merce Sesquicentennial Committee, celebrations will begin at ll p rn at the bandstand, where Arlen Tieken will direct the Community Band for about 30 minutes The Heritage Chorale will perform on the courthouse steps at 11:30 p m and at 11:50 p m committee chairman Fred Willard will speak briefly. Black powder musket shots will count down the end of the old year and a small cannon blast will mark the beginning of the new year The Heritage Chorale will lead the crowd singing Auld Lang Syne” and Walter Faust will play the courthouse bells. Balloons will be distributed to the crowd to release at midnight, and hot apple cider will bt* sold in Ses quicentennial mugs The New Year’s Eve celebration marks the beginning of a year full of Sesquicentennial activities honoring the state’s 150th birthday. Graveside services for Floyd Simms Talman, of Rt. 2, Box 666, No.Melvin T. ThompsonMarshall C. Ray Services for Melvin T. Thompson, of 760 Comal in New Braunfels, will be at ll a m. Thursday at Savanah Baptist Church in Marion with the Rev. Alexander Shepherd of San Antonio officiating. Burial will follow in Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Thompson, 83, died Dec. 30 at Village Oaks Regional Hospital in Live Oak. Thompson was born Aug. 16,1902 to Byron and Bell (nee Williams) Thompson in Waco. He married Naomi (nee Bailey) Thompson in Jacksonville on July 16, 1938. He was a New Braunfels resident for more than 30 years. He was a custodian for Entex and a member of Savanah Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife Naomi Thompson of New Braunfels; one daughter. Majoyce Thompson of New Braunfels; two sons. Melvin Thompson, Jr. and George Lester Thomp son, both of New Braunfels; and six grandchildren. Services are under the direction of Zoeller    Funeral    Home. Services for Marshall C. Ray. of 1687 U.S. 81 East in New Braunfels, will he at IO a rn. Tuesday at Eastside Baptist Church with the Rev Jimmy Flyn officiating. Burial will be in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery at ll; 15 a.m. Ray. 71. died Dec. 28 in Brooke Army Medical Center Ray was born Aug. 26, 1914 to William Bonnie and Jessie Kathrine (nee Coleman) Ray in Clinton, Ind. He married Zola (nee Blacketer) Ray in Clinton, Ind Oct. 24, 1936. Ray was a resident of New Braunfels for IO years He was retired from the military He was a member of the Eastside Baptist Church and AA R P Survivors include Zola M Ray of New Braunfels, four daughters. Sharon Norris of Universal City and Alice Tice. Mona Dresher and Jane Fuhrman. all of New Braunfels; one son. Steven Ray of Dallas, one sister Ruth Washington of Chicago; and 12 grandchildren Services are under the direction of Zoeller Funeral Home. «it <nit * •; tit ti M*1 tFloyd Simms Talman LESLIE KRIEWALDT HERALD ZEITUNG Louis Haas, Texas Militia Commander, left, and Benton Willard inspect one of the black powder rifles which will be used in tonight's celebration City plans festivities for Sesquicentennial year ;

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