PAGE 16A Laredo Morning Times Sunday, February 8, 2004
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-
MARIA LUZ CARRILLO
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. www.joejacksonheights.com 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,
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
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
MARIA LUISA HINOJOSA
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
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 www.joejacksonheights.com 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