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Bobcat Pause

The 2022 Bobcat Pause Memorial Service will be held on April 7th, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. in the LBJ Student Center. This event will be open to all families, loved ones, and the university community.

Bobcat Pause Memorial Service

Bobcat Pause is an annual event that honors members of the campus community who have recently passed away. The event is hosted by Student Foundation and the Student Involvement Office, and provides the Texas State University community an opportunity to remember our Bobcat family.

Please contact Student Involvement at (512) 245-3219 if you have questions about the event. 

Photo of Old Main with the words Bobcat Pause Memorial Service


Bobcat Pause Guest Book

Student Foundation invites all students, faculty, staff, administration and guests to use the online guest book to submit tributes in honor of deceased loved ones. With your permission, these tributes will be posted on this website and may be used during Bobcat Pause Memorial services. Click here to view the guestbook tributes.

2019 - 2020 Honorees

Dr. Robert "Bob" Anderson
Mason Bandy
Anna Batenhorst
Bill Bishop
Dr. Lydia Blanchard
Allice Boleman
Alton Brieger
Franklin Calsbeek
Barbara Curry
Jean Davis
Gwendolyn Dupree-Webber
Chioma "Jennifer" Ebichi
Dr. Emily Ann Ehmer
Petronilo Espinoza
Dr. Robert Fischer
Thatcher Freund
Binuja Ghising
Roque Gonzales
Slade Holle
Unhye (Grace) Im
Michael Jovais
Dr. Ruth Anne Kane
Dr. Edgar Laird
Dorothy Martin
Vernon McDonald
Dr. Betty Jean Moore Nichols
Paige Philippi
Maria Pineda
Yolanda Reyes
Antonio Rincon
E. LaViece Rood
Santiago Saenz
Connor Shannon
Ronald Douglas Smith II
Rebecca Soto
Kyle Stoetzel
Bill Strain
Dr. Alfred Sullivan
Mathieu Tahane
Phillip Taylor
Shirley Thornell
Mya Turner
Epifanio Velasquez
Benjamin Verse
Christopher Villegas

2020 - 2021 Honorees

Juan Carlos Aguilera Romero
Daniel Albert
Dr. Aditi Angirasa
Dr. Caroline Benjamin
Hugh Black
Sandra Braun
Jason Brewer
Maurine Cathcart
Dr. Gilbert J. Cuevas
Patsy Curtin
Frances Anne Danis
John DeLeon
Janelle Dickerson
Dr. Yvonne Eixmann
Carolyn Fielder
Francesca Giannotti
Juanita Gonzales
William Griffin
Chalen Hartfiel
Dr. Martha Brunson Haynes
Dr. Joan Hays
John Hernandez
Felix Herrera
Dr. Martha Kay Hofer
Audelia Hurtado
Nicole Kostecka
Sidney Kyle
Marilyn Latting
Robert Maddox
Dr. Thomas Mandeville
Randolph Wade Martin
Drew Martindale
Dr. Wilda Meixner
Jacques Miles
John Naumann
John Parker
John Polk
Angelica Pastrano
LeeAnna Peacock
Joe Quintero
Arun Raman
Haley "Jonnie" Rodriguez
Marc Rodriguez
Camden Green Roebuck
Stephanie Salas
Dr. Alicia Scribner
Darlene Sommer
Harley Speed
Dr. John W. Spellmann Sr.
Dan Sulzer
Charles "CJ" Ticheli II
Fidel Vasquez
Jay Michael Webb
Dr. Byron Wolverton
Khambrail "Kham" Winters
Leland Wood
Dr. Willard Young



This list is a collaboration with the Dean of Students Office and Human Resources. While we try to be thorough, we realize that we do make the occasional, inadvertent omission. If you know of a student, faculty, staff, or retired faculty/staff that passed away between March 1st, 2019 and February 29th, 2021 that is not included on this list, please email

Please visit the Dean of Students Office In Memoriam page for a current list of students honored in the 2020-2021 academic year.