Ken Legler

Ken Legler

Full Name: Ken J. Legler
Date of birth: December 27, 1957
Date of death: June 1, 2012

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 144 Jan 11, 2011 - Jun 1, 2012 82nd (1) (2)   Republican Pasadena / Harris   Harris
H 144 Jan 13, 2009 - Jan 11, 2011 81st   Republican Pasadena / Harris   Harris

(1) Proclamation, 6/15/2012, Ordering special election in House District 144 on 11/6/2012 to serve unexpired term of Ken Legler. Governor Rick Perry.
(2) Barbara Legler sworn 9/7/2012; succeeded unexpired term of husband, Ken Legler, died 6/1/2012. Oaths of Office.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Statement by Gov. Perry on Death of Rep. Ken Legler, Letter to Commander Jose P. Ortiz, III, Capitol Region, Texas Department of Public Safety, 6/1/2012, Flags to be lowered to half-staff in memory of Representative Ken Legler. Governor Rick Perry.
  • Notice of death, 6/1/2012. Speaker of the House.


  • Photograph. Ken Legler, 82nd Legislature, Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph. Ken Legler, 81st Legislature, Members of the 80th and 81st Legislature, Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

82nd R.S. - 2011
Environmental Regulation  
Pensions, Investments, and Financial Services  
81st R.S. - 2009
Environmental Regulation  
Human Services  

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