This page honors individuals who were passionate about the woodworking or woodturning arts during their lifetime and have passed away. Either through their direction, or by the wishes of their friends or family members, a memorial donation was made in their honor to further the educational programs and directives of the Lone Star Woodturners Association.
Funds received through these donations help to support the LSWA's educational training and outreach programs in our local community and allow the association to expand and continue our core mission of educating individuals in the art and craft of woodworking and woodturning.
The LSWA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All donations to the LSWA are tax deductible. Donations to the LSWA can be made by clicking on the Paypal link on this page, or via mail to the address shown on this page.
John Tausch was born February 2, 1936 in New Braunfels, Texas. He passed away Jan 6, 2012 in Andrews, Texas. John loved teaching, woodworking and building. He was a teacher at Devonian Elementary School in Andrews, Texas for 30 years. John had a unique gift for repairing anything and he generously shared his talents and knowledge with others.