Luque Paraguay South Stake, which includes the Luque 2nd Branch and Aregua, Bella Vista, Isla Bogado, Laurelty, Luque 1st, Molino, Palma Loma and Ybera wards, has been created by Elder Shayne M. Bowen of the Seventy.
LUQUE PARAGUAY SOUTH STAKE: (Oct. 22, 2006) Created from the Luque Paraguay Stake. President David Jesus Riveros F., 29, medical sales at Bago de Paraguay Laboratories; wife, Claudia Carolina Invernizzi H. de Riveros. Counselors Javier Emilio Ramirez G., 30, sound technician at Martin Bernard; wife, Maria Edilsa Ruiz S. de Ramirez. Lizardo David Fernandez P., 30, production manager at Keith Grobers; wife, Nelsy Sariah Benitez C. de Fernandez.
CEDAR CITY UTAH WEST STAKE (Oct. 22, 2006) President Gregory James Powell, 45, professor of management at Southern Utah University, succeeding Thomas Miles Higbee; wife, Ann Marie Berry Powell. Counselors Scott Reed Sorensen, 53, program coordinator at University of Utah; wife, Charla Fern Frandsen Sorensen. Scott Holbrook Brown, 43, dentist; wife, Leah Ann Jones Brown.
EAST BRUNSWICK NEW JERSEY STAKE (Oct. 22, 2006) President Gregory John Stokes, 41, president and chief operations officer at Esprit Pharma, succeeding Gary Stanley Carter; wife, Miriam Alice Watts Stokes. Counselors Jeffery Lynn Rankin, 52, assistant dean of engineering at Rutgers University; wife, Debra Wade Rankin. Miguel Orlando Flores Z., 37, service advisor at Circle Chevrolet; wife, Lila Leonor Mendez M. de Flores.
OWEGO NEW YORK STAKE (Oct. 22, 2006) President Calvin William Gehen, 50, engineer/technician at Lockheed Martin, succeeding Richard Henry Miller; wife, Carol Lynn Tomazin Gehen. Counselors Sheldon Lee Hallstrom, 54, optometrist; wife, Karen Jean VanWie Hallstrom. Gregory Brent Talley, 58, professor at Broome Community College; wife, Susan Schofield Talley.
ROTTERDAM NETHERLANDS STAKE (Oct. 15, 2006) President Jelmer de Jonge, 36, owner and president of Fitinit, succeeding Hans Noot; wife, Jennifer Maurer De Jonge. Counselors Luis Paulo Teixeira dos Santos, 34, IT consultant at Novell Inc.; wife, Maria Alexandra Serra dos Santos. Martin Arie Broekzitter, 38, architectural designer at Architas Wim deBruijn; wife, Samantha Rachel Nieuwland Broekzitter.
SAN ANTONIO TEXAS EAST STAKE (Oct. 29, 2006) President Charles Terry Allen, 59, president at Charles T. Allen, PC, succeeding Laurence Mark Neuberger Jr.; wife, Ann Marie Nelson Allen. Counselors Daniel Verdejo S., 39, district account manager at Nalco Company; wife, Lisa Nicole Pulsipher Verdejo. Scott Bee Sowards, 47, web master/designer at Trinity University; wife, Heidi Ruth Smith Sowards.
SANDY UTAH WILLOW CREEK STAKE (Oct. 22, 2006) President Jonathan Wirthlin Parker, 52, owner of First Alliance, succeeding Joseph Keith Adams; wife, Kathryn Sharp Parker. Counselors Weston Russell Innes, 52, owner of Biomet West; wife, Jolayne Barrett Innes. Jeffrey Scott Young, 42, vice president/division manager at Young Electric Sign Co.; wife, Catherine Lee Corbett Young.
SAO PAULO BRAZIL PARQUE PINHEIROS STAKE (Sep.10, 2006) President Afrodizio Jose Nascimento Filho, 45, Sao Paulo Temple administrative assistant, succeeding Mario Helio Emerick; wife, Rita de Cassia Vieira Nascimento. Counselors Eduardo Vicente Goncalves Thomazini, 41, Church Educational System director; wife, Maria Aparecida Vasconcelos de Oliveira Thomazini. Edson Araujo Paiva, 36, business owner; wife, Erivania Souza Carvalho Paiva.
ZARATE ARGENTINA STAKE (Oct. 8, 2006) President Walter Marcelo Osuna A., 37, national police officer, succeeding Juan Carlos Feulien; wife; Lorena Elisabeth Zalazar A. de Osuna. Counselors Lucas Matias Diaz L., 26, technician with Tenarist Sideca; wife; Blanca Patricia Carrizo S. de Diaz. Jose Esteban Rios F., 29, auxilliary officer, Argentine Naval Prefecture; wife; Lia Daniela Sanchez R. de Rios.