Arturo Contreras, born on February 2, 1965, was called home on Monday, July 1, 2019. There to meet him were his mother, family and close friends he kept in his heart who also passed. He left behind to carry on his traditions are his wife, Patricia Corona, and to carry on his legacy his children: Phillip Contreras, Stephanie Contreras and Eduardo Corona.
Born in El Paso, Texas and grew up in Fabens, he traveled to Arizona at the age of 18, and studied into his career as an electrician and kept occupied passionately and until his last day at the age of 54.
Known for his hard-working and giving nature, he also spent his time watching games of his favorite football team, The Raiders and an avid memorabilia collector of them as well.
Funeral services are 11 AM on Friday July 12, 2019, preceded by a Rosary at 10 AM, and visitation at 9 AM at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N Centennial Way, Mesa, AZ 85201. In lieu of flowers please consider donating to his memorial fund benefiting AFSP-Arizona Chapter: https://afsp.donordrive.com/campaign/Arturo-Contreras-Memorial-Fund