Henry “Hank” William Tufte
November 18, 1953 ~ December 24, 2020
Henry William “Hank” Tufte, 67, of Fountain Hills, AZ passed away on December 24th, 2020. Hank was born on November 18th, 1953 in Staten Island, NY. Hank is predeceased by his father, Willy and mother, Viola. He is survived by his sisters, Diane Runfola of Fountain Hills and Virginia Surber of Chesapeake Beach, MD as well as two nieces and three nephews.
Hank had a 42-year career working in the sheltered workshops of STARS (Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services). For much of his life, Hank was an avid bowler and swimmer. He participated in Special Olympics. In his later years he was a voracious Phoenix Suns fan. Hank is remembered for his zest for life, his love of dancing, and a good party. A celebration of his life will be held later this year. The family asks that donations in memory of Hank be made to STARS. - Provided by Messinger Mortuary