Alan was born September 22, 1966, in Corpus Christi, Texas. He adored and was devoted to his son. He loved his mom, sister and his girlfriend, Melissa Marie Gonzales. Alan liked camping, fishing and The Dallas Cowboys. He enjoyed the friends he made at the River Bend Sports Bar. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Irene R. Garcia, Felix and Maria Cantu.
He is survived by his mother, Ninfa G. (Calvin) Cole; father, Ramon F. (Berta) Cantu; son, Joshua A. Cantu; sister, Tina M. (Cruz) Cordova; nieces, Madison and Mareena; nephew, Matthew; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation was held from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 18, 2011, at Seaside Reid Chapel with a Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. that same evening.
A Graveside Service was held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2011, at Seaside Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, family would appreciate donations to help with funeral costs. Donations can be made to any IBC Bank; account number: 1112127429.
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