Henry Nikolai Benitez

October 30, 1987 ~ June 16, 2020 (age 32)

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On Tuesday, June 16th 2020, Henry Nikolai Benitez, husband, father, brother, uncle and son passed away at age 32. Henry was born in Houston, Texas on October 30th 1987 to Guadalupe Nicolas and Blanca Benitez. 


Henry was a graduate of Hastings High School in Alief (SW Houston) and continued to live in the area, he was a fiercely proud Houstonian. He was a hard worker who ensured that his family never went without. Henry loved his family but adored his two sons in particular, he cherished every moment spent with his two little boys and showered them with love and affection. He was a loyal friend who was always ready and available to give them a helping hand when needed. He was a caring and passionate person who had the biggest of hearts, he will be incredibly missed and without question, remembered. 


Henry is survived by his two beautiful boys Nick and Noah who he was so proud of, his loving wife Harjot (Jodie), his parents Guadalupe Nicolas and Blanca, his older brother Mario, sister Vanessa and their families. 


Friends and extended family are invited to join his family for his viewing on Wednesday, June 24th 2020 from 3-6pm.


Unity Funeral Home

7730 Boone Rd.

Houston, Texas 77072


Please note that due to the current Corona virus/Covid-19 pandemic, there will be restrictions and limited attendance.


Friends and extended family are also invited to join the family for mass at 12 noon, Thursday, June 25th 2020.


Notre Dame Catholic Church

7720 Boone Rd.

Houston, Texas 77072


As much as they are appreciated, the family requests that in lieu of flowers and cards that donations be made to a account.

The proceeds of the gofundme campaign will go to ensure the higher education of his two sons Nick and Noah.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Henry Nikolai Benitez, please visit our floral store.


June 24, 2020

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Unity Funeral Home
7730 Boone Road
Houston, TX 77072

Funeral Mass
June 25, 2020

12:00 PM
Notre Dame Catholic Church
7720 Boone Road
Houston, TX 77072

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