Passing of Ret. Chief Angel Bustamante

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Retired Chief Angel Bustamante Jr. He passed away on February 13, 2020 surrounded by his family. 

Chief Bustamante served his community for 27 years as an El Paso Firefighter and continued to inspire other young Firemen as a Fire Technology Instructor at EPCC. He is survived by his wife Dolores of 33 years, his daughters Cierra and Angelica, his brother Jesse (Beatriz) and nephew Jesse Jr. (Alexis). 

Visitation will be on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM with a Vigil at 7:00 PM. Funeral mass will be Friday, February 21, 2020 at 10:00AM at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church with the burial to follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Update: After the services on Friday, there will be a gathering with food at the church hall cafeteria (no alcoholic beverages allowed). Chief Bustamante’s wife has invited all EPFD members who attend the services to join the lunch.

Please keep Chief Bustamante’s family in your thoughts during this difficult time.