Henry Lovato, 67, Liberal, KS, died Sunday, February 20, 2011,
at Southwest Medical Center, Liberal, KS.
He was born January 26, 1944 at Roy, NM, the son of
Benjamin & Manuela Ortega Lovato.
A former resident of Pueblo, CO, he came to Liberal in 1982 and was employed at USD #480 as custodian of Southlawn & Sunflower Schools, he retired after twenty five years in 2006. Henry had many friends both
students & facuity.
Henry love his lowrider cars. He was the founder and President of the Suazecito Car Club, was an avid Denver Broncos fan. He played guitar.
and loved to listen to music and spending time with his family & friends.
He married Cecilia Esquibel, she survives.
In addition to his wife of 50 years who never left his side; he is survived by two sons, Henry Lovato, Jr.
and Andrew Lovato both of Liberal, KS; two daughters,
Beatrice Gomez & Lorraine Lorrazolo and husband Lupe, all of
Pampa, TX; one brother, Trinidad Lovato and wife Marlene,
Colorado Springs, CO; ten grandchildren & ten great-grandchildren,
numerous nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, two sisters and one great-grandson.
Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Friday at the
Interment will be in the Liberal Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Miller Mortuary4-8 P.M. Wednesday,
9 A.M.-8 P.M. Thursday and 9 A.M. until service time Friday.