New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 29, 2003, New Braunfels, Texas
Pat Schindler passed away Friday, July 25, 2003, at his residence in New Braunfels, at the age of 64 years.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2003, at Alamo
Heights Christian Church in San Antonio, Texas. Services will conclude at the church.
The family has requested memorial contributions be given to the American Cancer Society.
Zoeller Funeral Home
Mamie E. Menknig, of Marion, passed away, Saturday, July 26, 2003 at her residence, at the age of 86.
Mrs. Menking was born to Ben Elley and Alvina Hier-holzer Elley, June 30, 1917, in Guadalupe County. She married Ervin H. Menking, Sept. 22, 1942, in Bracken, Texas. She loved gardening, quilt
ing and flowers.
inking if her husband, Ervin H. Menk-
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Is survived by
mg. of Marion; daughters, Dar-leen Ball and husband, Joe, of Marion, Priscilla Starnes and husband, Alan, of Greensboro, N.C., and Betty That and husband, Robert, of Marion; son, Darrel Menking and wife, Deb
orah, of Bel Air, Md.; son-in-law, Jerry Sharpe, of Birmingham, AL; 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Menking was preceded in death by her daughter, Joyce Sharpe, in 1994.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Fellowship Bible Church, with Pastor Dennis Biddison officiating. Interment will follow in Bracken Community Cemetery. Public visitation began at 7 p.m. Monday and will continue until 12 noon today.
Memorial contributions may be given to Hope Hospice or to Fellowship Bible Church
Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home
City officials have said the annexation is necessary to grow the city’s assets. They said the agricultural and low-density residential areas would be targeted because those types of land were most likely to become commercial.
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Brad Williams, SVHS principal, said the new surface would open the field to use by other teams whose fields are sometimes too wet to practice on.
"When you can practice as much as you want to on the field you’re going to be playing on, it gives a whole new meaning to ‘home field advantage,’” Williams said. “When you’re talking about a game field during football season, you can only use it a few times, 'Dlls opens up a lot of uses. We’re looking forward to hand marching contests during football season. That’s something you nev-
sings on these properties," Curtis Timmerman said.
City councilmembers must vote three times to approve the annexation plan that would expand the city by about 6 square miles. The first vote will be taken Aug. 25. The final vote will take place Sept. 22
er would have even tried."
Bill Swint, who joined the Comal Independent School District Board of Trustees this spring, initially questioned the* decision to install turf.
Monday, Swint said no one could question that the artificial turf would be* an improvement over the former, natural surfaces.
“My only concern, and it was a substantial one, was that I just thought the timing was cill wrong with the financial issues this district faces,” Swint said. “I never did understand the urgency of getting it done this year.”
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are thwarting the will of the majority."
If the ll senators stay in Albuquerque, or just out of the Capitol it would shut down business in the chamber. It bikes two-thirds of the Senate’s 31 members to constitute a quorum so the chamber can take up business.
The House also lacked enough members to conduct business in the new session and adjourned for the day.
The end of the first special session marked the second time this year Republicans failed to get a congressional district mail approved by the Tbxas Legislature.
The first attempt to pass a congressional plan died during the regular legislative session when more than 50 House Democrats boycotted the chamber, breaking a quorum. Many headed to Ardmore, Okla.
Hope’s humor lacked "malice, and he made himself the butt of many jokes. His golf scores and physical attributes, including his celebrated ski-jump newt?, wert* frequent subjects.
He was The best loved, most admired and most successful entertainer in all of history.
He is quite simply, irreplaceable," longtime Ibnight Show" host Johnny Carson said.
The English-born Hope began in vaudeville and ended up conquering every medium. When Hope* went into a monologue, it was almost as though the world wap conditioned to respond. No matter that the joke w?.s old or flat; he was
Bob Hope, and he got laughs. ‘ Leslie Tbwns Hope was bom in 1903 in Eltham, England, the fifth of seven sons of a British stonemason and a Welsh singer of light opera. The Hopes emigrated to the United States when he was four years old and settled in Cleveland.
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