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Funeral services announced                                                                                                              *LCC
                                 Laredo, and the late Eleanor       nephews and numerous of          as pressman.                       (Continued from Page                timely fashion,” concluding
                                 Morrow McCormack of                other relatives.                   Funeral services are pend-       1A)                                 they had “compromised and
                                 Washington D.C. He attend-           A rosary will be recited       ing with the Hernandez-            Clark Blvd. and TAMIU on            made a gentlemen’s agree-
                                 ed public schools in Laredo        Sunday, Feb. 8, 2004 at 7        Lopez and Sons Northside           Loop 20, among others, as           ment, clear to each party
                                 and was a graduate of East         p.m. at Joe Jackson Heights      Chapels, 800 Boston St.            examples of projects with           involved, on who had to do
                                 Texas State University with a      Funeral Chapels, 719 Loring      Information with regard to         entryways that did not con-         what to provide access to
                                 BS in agriculture. He served       at Cortez. Visitation will be    the funeral arrangements           form to the shoulder restric-       lots of traffic and assure the
                                 proudly in the U.S. Air Force      from 5 to 9 p.m. Funeral ser-    may be obtained by calling         tions placed upon LCC               safety of the traveling pub-
                                 during the Korean War and          vices will be Monday, Feb. 9,    723-2979.                          South.                              lic.”
                                 was awarded the Korean             2004 at 8:45 a.m. from Joe                                            Luis Ramirez, Laredo                By late Friday afternoon,
                                 Presidential           Citation.   Jackson Heights Funeral                                             District Engineer for TxDOT,        Ramirez said Dovalina and
                                 Following his discharge in         Chapels, 719 Loring at                                              said     Friday    that    he       he had had a productive
                                 1955, he taught science at         Cortez to San Jose Catholic                                         (Eduardo Portugal Prada);           conversation on the mat-
                                 Baker Junior High School in        Church for a holy Mass at 9                                         along with Prada’s engi-            ter, the essence of which
                                 Corpus Christi for several         a.m. Interment will follow at                                       neering      firm,     Porras       was that LCC and the
                                 years and then accepted a          the family plot in the Calvary                                      Engineering; Ramirez, rep-          Prada Estate would ham-
                                 position with the International    Catholic Cemetery.                                                  resenting TxDOT; and                mer out terms on defray-
                                 Harvester Company where              The family encourages you                                         Dovalina, representing LCC          ment of the paving costs,
Maria Luz Carrillo
                                 he remained in sales and           to sign the guest book online                                       South, met on Dec.15 and            and the job would be done
                                 teaching for 30 years until his    a                            t                                      “came to the same conclu-           as per the prior agree-
  Maria Luz Carrillo, 84,
                                 retirement.                                                         sion about who had to do            ment.
passed away Thursday, Feb.
                                   His hobbies throughout his       .                                                                   what to get the job done in a         Ramirez added that it was
5, 2004. Funeral services                                                                                                                                                   “unfortunate that this had to
                                 lifetime were hunting and            Arrangements are under
were held at 9 a.m. on
Saturday, Feb. 7, 2004 from      fishing and his greatest joy
                                 was teaching children how to
                                                                    the direction of Joe Jackson
                                                                    Heights Funeral Chapels,
                                                                                                     *Democrats                                                                                   th
                                                                                                                                                                            come up at the 11 hour,
                                                                                                                                                                            but we need larger traffic
the Hernandez-Lopez and                                                                              (Continued from Page               by Arkansas, Raymond                entrances when we’re deal-
Sons Northside Chapels,          hunt and fish and about            719 Loring at Cortez.
                                 nature in general.                                                  1A)                                said.                               ing with a school like LCC
800 Boston St. Holy Mass                                                                             sure March 2nd if the head-         The Kerry campaign has             South. Highway 83 is
was celebrated at 9:30 a.m.        He was a member of the
                                 Skidaway Island United                                              line is: The race is going to      an office in Houston con-           already a heavily traveled
at San Francisco Javier                                                                              be decided in Texas seven          sisting of four rooms in            roadway.
Catholic Church. Committal       Methodist Church.
                                   He is survived by his wife of                                     days from now.”                    the back of a law firm. A             “We apply the same
services and interment were                                                                            Many of the Democratic           few small, blue “John               requirements in similar situ-
held in the Calvary Catholic     32 years, Arla M. DaCamera,
                                 Savannah; son and daugh-                                            presidential     campaigns         Kerry    for    President”          ations statewide, and I
Cemetery. Pallbearers were                                                                           have no official state head-       posters hang on the walls.          would be derelict in my duty
Alejandro Juarez, Juan           ter-in-law, Randolph and
                                 Susan       DaCamara,        St.                                    quarters in Texas. They rely       Newspaper front pages               if I were to compromise the
Carlos Carrillo, Emmanuel                                                                            on volunteers and Web              proclaiming Kerry’s pri-            safety of motorists using
Carrillo, Raul Mendoza,          Leonard, Md.; step-daugh-
                                 ters, Cheryl Allen and Su                                           sites.                             mary victories are tacked           those entrances.
Jaime      Gloria,   Rafael                                                                            Much of the Clark cam-           to a bulletin board. Often            “Mr. Prada’s only other
Jimenez Jr., Arturo Carrillo     “Van” Robbins and son-in-
                                 law Dr. James Robbits,                                              paign is coordinated by            the office isn’t occupied           option is to appeal to the
and David Carrillo.                                                                                  Texas supporters working           until late afternoon or             Access           Management
                                 Savannah; sister and brother
                                 in law, Annie and Vol. Jae                                          closely with the national          evening.                            Division in Austin and abide
                                 Stanton, Savannah; brother                                          Clark headquarters in near-                                            by their final decision.”
                                 and sister in law James and
                                 Judy              McCormack,
                                 Williamsburg, Va., and sev-
                                 eral nieces and nephews.                                            (Continued from Page 1A)           lem as being an economic            stolen in Texas in 2002, the
                                   Memorial service will be at                                       which had a number of its          drain on them as well,”             most recent figures avail-
                                 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 9 at                                         stolen vehicles located in         Lumpkin said.                       able.
                                 Skidaway Island United                                              Guatemala.                           Insurance companies such            Comparing other country’s
                                 Methodist Church with              BABY EMILY VICTORIA                 Salazar said local police       as           Cleveland-based        records to those maintained
                                 Reverend Jim Giddens offici-       BARRERA                          typically shy away from            Progressive have joined the         in the United States is no
                                 ating. Visitation followed the     Baby Emily Victoria Barrera      addressing         international   effort, donating everything         easy task because there is
                                 service at the church. Burial                                       auto theft, leaving it to fed-     from computers to the               not a centralized national
                                 will take place in the church’s      Our tiniest angel entered      eral authorities. Houston          stolen vehicles themselves          depository for stolen vehicle
                                 Memorial Gardens.                  the gates of heaven on Feb.      police, later joined by the        to Guatemalan police.               information, Salazar said.
                                   Remembrances: Skidaway           5, 2004. Forever, our Emily      local FBI office, decided the        Stephen Braunholz, a                “I have to push a button
                                 Island Methodist Church, 54        will be a part of our souls.     problem was too big to             Progressive investigator,           here 50 times to get a regis-
                                 Diamond             Causeway,      Until we meet again, little      ignore.                            said Houston police have            tration, and sometimes a
                                 Savannah, Ga. 31411;               love.                               “We have our neighbors to       helped his company locate           particular state might be
                                 Southern       Smiles,      304      She is survived by her par-    the south and they’re not          17 stolen vehicles in               down,” he said.
                                 Commercial               Drive,    ents, Eloy (Norma Lisa)          going anywhere,” Salazar           Guatemala worth about                 And things are further
                                 Savannah, Ga., 31406 or            Barrera Jr.; sister, Elaine      said. “Our vehicles are            $188,000. The company               complicated in countries,
                                 CCA Kids Fishing Derby, c/o        Alexandra Barrera; maternal      down there. We lost them,          estimates it could have $1.3        such as Mexico, who like
                                 Mike Klien, 24 March Tower         grandparents, Daniel L.          so we need to facilitate and       million worth of vehicles in        the U.S. maintain databases
                                 Lane, Savannah, Ga. 31411.         (Olivia) Diaz; paternal grand-   assist in any way possible to      the country.                        in each state — making
Maria Luisa Hinojosa
                                   Fox and Weeks Funeral            parents, Eloy (Margarita)        identify those vehicles.”            “Each of these vehicles is        comparison an increased
                                 Directors Hoddgson Chapel.                                             Getting       access       to   in the hands of a suspect or        diplomatic and logistical
  Maria Luisa Hinojosa, 72,                                         Barrera; paternal great
                                                                                                     Guatemala’s database took          a criminal,” Braunholz said.        challenge, Salazar said.
passed away Friday, Feb. 6,                                         grandmother, Hortencia C.
                                                                                                     time, communication and            “We don’t want to leave it            The Border Auto Theft
2004.                                                               Mata; aunts, Rachel Barrera      lots of tedious work, Salazar      there.”                             Information Center, an arm
  Mrs. Hinojosa was preced-                                         and fiancé, George Ayala;        said. It could be even more          Getting vehicles back is a        of the Texas Department of
ed in death by her husband,                                         Melissa (Eduardo) Garza,         challenging in countries           difficult task, requiring time,     Public Safety, has been
Jesus Hinojosa Vela, who                                            Laura M. Diaz and fiancé,        where paper files and type-        money and assorted inter-           working since 1994 to help
passed away in 1987 and by                                          Gerald Coulston, and uncle,      writers are still used, he         national hurdles.                   with the international infor-
her parents, Catarino and                                           Daniel G. (Claudina) Diaz.       said.                                For example, recovering a         mation exchange, concen-
Dorotea Lopez. She is sur-                                            Baby Emily is also survived       Thousands of stolen U.S.        Toyota Camry from the               trating on Mexico’s 31
vived by her children, Jesus                                        by her cousins, Cassandra,       vehicles       will    probably    Dominican Republic within           states.
Hinojosa III, Gonzalo (Hye-                                         Michael,      Thomas       and   remain undetected until            45 days of being stolen has           Mexican police can call a
su) Hinojosa, Diana (Juan)                                          Clarissa Diaz, Alexandra,        databases in other countries       taken more than a year and          toll-free number set up by
Morales,      Maria     Elena                                       Catherine      and    Joseph     are made available.                a half to get on a cargo ship,      BATIC to find out whether a
(Gerardo) Herrera, Javier
                                                                    Garza, and numerous other           “No country really checks       Braunholz said.                     U.S. vehicle is stolen, but
Hinojosa, Juan Luis Hinojosa
                                                                    relatives.                       its registrations against            “It typifies the issue,” he       the two countries don’t
and Roberto Hinojosa; 11
                                                                      Funeral procession depart-     another country’s stolen           said. “We have probably lost        share databases.
grandchildren; 11 great-
                                                                    ed from Joe Jackson Heights      vehicles,” said Rodriguez,         $10,000 to $15,000 in value           “We’re not even scratching
grandchildren;        sisters,
                                 CARLOS GUTIERREZ                   Funeral Chapels, 719 Loring      who estimates vehicle theft        just for it having sit over         the surface on stolen vehi-
Mercedes (Juan) Sanchez,
                                 Carlos Gutierrez                   at Cortez at 10:45 a.m.          generates $8 billion a year.       there for a year and a half.        cles,”      Salazar     said.
Antonia Lopez, Andrea
                                                                    Graveside services were          He’s in Washington, D.C.,          When it comes back here,            “Guatemala is the size of
Rodriguez and Juanita
                                   Mr.    Carlos      Gutierrez     held Saturday, Feb. 7, 2004      for a year working with the        we probably won’t get but           Tennessee, so it is not a
Morales;      and     brother,
                                 passed away Friday, Feb. 6,        at 11 a.m. at the Calvary        FBI, where he hopes to pro-        half price.”                        very large country.
Guillermo Lopez. Also, other
                                 2004 at the age of 92. He          Catholic Cemetery.               mote and expand his                  Harris County, the nation’s         “If we can get the countries
relatives and many friends.
                                 owned and operated La                The family encourages you      department’s efforts to other      third largest, leads Texas in       together, we can really do a
  Visitation will be held on
                                 Amistad Barber Shop on             to sign the guest book online    countries.                         the number of stolen vehi-          better job of recovering and
Monday, Feb. 9, 2004 from 4
                                 Iturbide for 44 years.             a                            t      Salazar’s success piqued        cles each year, according to        identifying the international
to 9 p.m. and a rosary will be
                                   He was preceded in death        Honduran and Costa Rican           the Texas Auto Theft                theft rings — and that really
recited at 7 p.m. in the
                                 by his beloved wife, Maria J.                                       officials’ interest. Both coun-    Prevention Authority. Harris,       is the long-range goal.”
Hernandez-Lopez and Sons                                            .
                                 Gutierrez; daughter, Maria                                          tries have asked Houston           along with Dallas, Tarrant,
Southside Chapels, Loop 20                                            Arrangements were under
                                 de Jesus Gonzalez; his sis-                                         police for help combating          Bexar and Travis counties,
and       Zapata    Highway.                                        the direction of Joe Jackson
                                 ters, Carlota Peña and                                              their auto theft problems.         combined made up 72 per-
Funeral services will begin at                                      Heights Funeral Chapels,
                                 Felicidad Orozco, and his                                              Central American coun-          cent of the 90,610 vehicles
8:35 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb.                                          719 Loring at Cortez.
                                 brother,      Raul      “Paul”                                      tries and Mexico “are begin-
10, 2004 from the funeral
                                 Gutierrez.                                                          ning to see the totality of the
home chapel. Holy Mass will
                                   Mr. Gutierrez is survived by                                      problem,”        said     Ralph
be celebrated at 9 a.m. at
                                 his      children,      Carlos                                      Lumpkin, border operations
San Vicente De Paul
                                 (Evangelina) Gutierrez Jr.,                                         director of the National
Catholic Church. Interment
                                 Josefina (Luis) Martinez, and                                       Insurance Crime Bureau.
will follow in the Calvary
                                 Arturo Gutierrez, and a son-                                        He said each year an
Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of                                       Rodolfo Garcia
                                 in-law, Gilberto Gonzalez.                                          increased number of stolen
flowers the family request
                                 He is also survived by 10                                           cars are taken across U.S.
donations be made to the                                             Rodolfo Garcia, 81, passed
                                 grandchildren and nine                                              borders and once across
Kidney       and    Diabetes                                        away on Saturday, Feb. 7,
                                 great-grandchildren; and by                                         the border often used for
Foundation.                                                         2004 in a local hospital. Mr.
                                 his     brother,     Rosendo                                        illegal activities.
                                 Gutierrez,     and     nieces,     Garcia worked for the Laredo        “They see the theft prob-
                                                                    Morning Times for 45 years

Leonard L. DaCamera

  Leonard L. DaCamera, 73,
died Friday, Feb. 6 in
Hospice Savannah, Inc.
  Born in Mexico City, he was
the son of the late Randolph
Laurence DaCamera of

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