Henry I. Reed, 83, passed away comfortably on Sunday, November 25, 2012. Mr. Reed was born in Porterville, California and was a longlife resident of El Paso. Mr. Reed received numerous Military recognitions to include the National Defense Service Medal Army Commendation Medal and WWII Victory Medal. Mr. Reed held multiple jobs to include, Military Criminal Investigator, clerk/data, transcriber for the Post Office in Fresno, CA., Ford Aerospace Communications as a Radar Technician, Superior Scientific Inc. as Electronics Technician and Sherman Oaks Committee Hospital as Maintenance Technician. He is preceded in death by his father Henry S. Reed, mother Bertha Faye Wells and sister Patsy Ruth Red Bygland. Mr. Reed is survived by his daughters, Ginger Lee Esparza of Las Cruces, NM, Pamela Ruth Paul of Hachett, AR, Debra Ann Meredith of La Vaca, AR and step daughter Corina Irma Marquez Gomez. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a prayer of the vigil beginning at 7:00 p.m. at San Jose Funeral Home-East. Graveside service Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Fort Bliss National Cemetery with a procession leaving the Funeral Home at 9:45 a.m. The Family would like to thank Rio Norte Independent Living, and also like to thank Hospice of El Paso Staff Compassionate Center and Del Sol Medical Center. Services arranged by San Jose Funeral Home-East 10950 Pellicano Dr., El Paso, TX 79935 (915) 590-8700.