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Henry Madrid, Sr. Guzman, Sr.

Posted 2009-07-12 by Sharla
THE WICKENBURG SUN THE WEEK OF APRIL 23, 2003

Henry Madrid Guzman Sr.

Henry Madrid Guzman Sr., 78 died in Wittmann, Ariz. on April 16, 2003 after a courageous battle with cancer. Henry was born May 28, 1924 in Mesa, Ariz. He was a business owner, retired Union Carpenter and served in the Army during WWII and Korean War. He was a combat veteran (92nd Armored Field Artillery-The Red Devil Battalion), a recipient of five Bronze Stars.

Preceded in death by mother; Guadalupe Madrid, father; Jose Guzman, sister; Ada Farr, uncle; Felix Madrid, Nephew; Ron Davis, Great-niece; Heather Farr and many other aunts and uncles. Henry is survived by his sons, John Henry Jr. and Jack Guzman; stepdaughter Marisela, sister Margie Finch, brother Ben Guzman, 12 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and his great friend and companion, Doris Lamphere.

Graveside Services will be held April 24, 2003, at 10 a.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ.

Henry was a lifelong reader and would love contributions to be made in his name to Friends of the Phoenix Public Library, 1221 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85004. Rude Family Northwest Mortuary Directing, 602-266-8000.
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The Arizona Republic, Phoenix, Arizona
Wednesday, April 23, 2003

Henry Madrid Guzman Sr., 78 died in Wittmann, AZ on April 16, 2003 after a courageous battle with cancer. Henry was born May 28th, 1924 in Mesa, AZ. He was a business owner, retired Union carpenter and served in the Army during WWII and Korean War.

He was a combat veteran (92nd Armored Field Artillery - The Red Devil Battalion), a recipient of 5 Bronze Stars.

Preceded in death by Mother; Guadalupe Madrid, Father; Jose Guzman, Sister; Ada Farr, Uncle; Felix Madrid, Nephew; Ron Davis, Great-niece; Heather Farr and many other aunts and uncles. Henry is survived by his sons, John, Henry Jr. and Jack Guzman, stepdaughter Marisela, sister Margie Finch, Brother; Ben Guzman, 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and his great friend and companion, Doris Lamphere.

Graveside Services will be held April 24th, 2003, at 10:00a.m. National Memorial Cemetery of AZ. 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ.

Henry was a lifelong reader and would love contribututions to be made in his name to Friends of the Phoenix Public Library, 1221 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85004.

Rude Family Northwest Mortuary Directing (602)266-8000.

Courtesy of Pat Wilson.


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