Henry R. Bustamante
Henry R. Bustamante, 73, of Tolleson passed away on October 29, 2019. He was born on February 15, 1946 in Glendale, Arizona.
Henry was preceded in death by his father Juan and his mother Ernestina. He is survived by his wife Maria; his sons Enrique and Hector; his daughter Ximena; his sister Ernestina; his brothers John and Manuel; and several nieces and nephews.
Henry, along with his parents, operated John’s Market in Tolleson from 1955 to 2005. John’s Market provided the Tolleson community with local access to a grocery store and a place for friends and family to go and enjoy Henry’s amazing sense of humor and storytelling. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Henry was well known for his generosity and support for the community of Tolleson. He served as a board member on the Tolleson Service Thanksgiving Committee, City of Tolleson Industrial Development Authority and the Municipal Facilities District.
Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 9 pm on Friday, November 8th with a rosary at 7 pm at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85338.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 am on Saturday, November 9th at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 512 N. 93rd Ave, Tolleson, AZ 85353. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, 9925 W. Thomas Rd, Avondale, AZ 85392.
The family suggests that donations be made to the Ryan House at www.ryanhouse.org.
Condolences can be sent to www.thompsonfuneralchapel.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Thompson Funeral Chapel in Goodyear, AZ.