Vet who served in Vietnam grew up in North Redlands

Henry Mancinas

Henry Mancinas, Redlands, an Army veteran who served in Vietnam, died on Oct. 29, 2019 at the Veterans Hospital in Loma Linda. He was 74.

Born to Simon and Mercy Mancinas at Redlands Community Hospital, he came from a large family growing up in the Lugonia Homes of North Redlands with many brothers and sisters.

Mancinas is survived by his wife Esther; son Henry Jr.; daughter Nanette "China" Mancinas; and grandchildren Breanna and Rueben Mott-Mancinas.

Services were held on Tuesday at Montecito Memorial.