Delbert honored with Star of Texas Award Posted in: News Dena Delbert-Plummer has been on a mission since 2003, when her late husband, Jeff, was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Jeff later succumbed to the brain tumor in 2006, and on Sept. 11, Jeff was posthumously awarded the Star of Texas Award from Texas Governor Greg Abbott in Austin. But coming ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!