Thank you for helping Tree of Angels
Jan. 3, 2013 at 6:01 p.m.
Updated Jan. 2, 2013 at 7:03 p.m.
Editor, the Advocate:
I would like to thank the many businesses and individuals who made donations for the 2012 Tree of Angels Ceremony, reception, silent auction and gifts for the victims' children. Your generosity helped make the Tree of Angels a memorable event for families, friends, supporters of violent crime victims and the community.
I would like to acknowledge the following for their participation in the program: Tim Waechter; First Baptist Church Praise Team; Steve Tyler, Victoria County DA; Boy Scout Troop 243; Samantha, Emily and Kendalynn Valdez; Alexandra Gutierrez; Gary Salas; Linda Brush; Esperanza Sanchez; Alicia Flores; Mayor Jack Whitlow; Judges Mike Pfeifer, Nancy Pomykal, Stephen Williams and Alex Hernandez; Calhoun County DA Dan Heard; Kristi Heiman, TDCJ; Sheriffs O'Connor, Brumby and Browning; Police Chiefs Craig, Robertson, Wooldridge, Martinez and Bermea and law enforcement officers and first responders from Calhoun, Jackson, Goliad and Victoria counties.
Mary Sue Woods, Friends and Families of Violent Crime Victims,Port Lavaca