She was born on Feb. 22, 1969, in Beeville, to Henry Sr. and Lydia Gutierrez Cantu. She was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church.
Ms. Cantu was preceded in death by her father, Henry Cantu Sr.
Survivors include her boyfriend, Ruben Flores of Beeville; her mother, Lydia Cantu of San Antonio; one son, Andrew Rey (Rishelle) Cantu of Beeville; four sisters, Brenda Cantu and Amanda (Jose Estrada) Puente, both of San Antonio, and Bernice (Roman) Martinez and Patricha (Michael Trevino) Cantu, both of Beeville; two brothers, Henry Cantu Jr. of Beeville and Josef (Falisha Martinez) Garcia of Skidmore and two grandchildren, Hayden Cantu and Hailey Cantu.
Visitation was held Tuesday from 5 to 9 p.m. at Angelus Funeral Home. A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday, also at Angelus Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held today (Wednesday) at 2 p.m. at the Tuleta Cemetery with Deacon Cesar Ponce officiating.
Pallbearers were Ruben Flores, Roman Martinez Jr., Andrew Cantu, Josef Garcia, Michael Treviño and Jacob Cantu.
Honorary pallbearers were Henry Cantu Jr., Max Vasquez Jr., Damien Perez, Joe Henry Tapia, Hayden Cantu, Henry Cantu III and Roman Martinez III.