Remembering 9/11 victims with ties to Texas

AUSTIN (KXAN): Saturday, September 11, 2021 marks 20 years since September 11, a day that changed America forever. Here are some of the people who died in the terrorist attacks that had roots in Texas. This is not an exhaustive list.

The information in the following biographies comes from the 9/11 Pentagon National Memorial and the 911 Living Memorial.

Judy Rowlett

Rowlett was born in 1957 in Tome Green County, Texas. Her friends and family described her as a role model. Read more about Rowlett here.

Jimmy Nevill Storey

Storey, Houston-based senior vice president of Marsh & McLennan, was from Katy, Texas. His name is engraved on Memorial 9/11 in Texas Cemetery. Read more about Nevill Storey here.

ET3 Daniel M. Caballero, USN

Third Class NCO Daniel Martin Caballero was born in Houston in 1979. He went to Stephen F. Austin High School. Relatives describe him as someone who had a big smile. Read more about ET3 Daniel M. Caballero, USN here.

Bryan C. Jack, Ph.D.

Dr. Jack graduated from Lee High School in Tyler, Texas, in 1970. He was a male presidential scholar from the state of Texas. You can read more about Dr. Jack here.

Rosa Maria Chapa

Nicknamed Rosemary, Chapa was born in 1938 in San Antonio, Texas. He graduated from Thomas High School and attended Incarnate Word University in San Antonio. Chapa’s family told the Pentagon Memorial that he loved his family and their dogs more than anything. Read more about Chapa here.

LTC Jerry D. Dickerson, USA

Although Dickerson is not from Texas, he earned his master’s degree in engineering from Texas A&M University. His friends say it was the definition of army values. Read more about Dickerson here.

Michael E. Tinley

Tinley was the vice president of Marsh & McLennan. He lived in Dallas. Read more about Tinley here.

LTC Karen J. Wagner, USA

Wagner grew up in a military family in San Antonio. Her sister described her at the Pentagon Memorial as someone who “never met a stranger.” Read more about Wagner here.


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