She was born in Nordheim on Sept. 16, 1930 to Joe and Pilar Sanchez. She was a homemaker and farmer.
She is survived by her sons, David, Joe and Raul Cantu all of Kenedy; daughters, Juanita Puentes of Kenedy and Angie Cantu of Angleton; brothers, Chole Sanchez and Alcario Sanchez; 22 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents and husband Juan Cantu.
Visitation was held from 7 until 9 p.m., Sunday, July 20 at the Calvary Family Praise Center in Kenedy.
Funeral services were held Monday, July 21 from 8 until 10 a.m. at the Calvary Family Praise Center.
Interment followed in the Sacred Heart Cemetery near Kenedy. Pastor Manuel De Los Santos officiated.
Funeral services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home Inc. of Karnes City where the on-line guestbook can be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.