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Francisco V. Cantu

Obituary for Francisco V. Cantu

December 17, 1929 - January 12, 2019
San Antonio, Texas | Age 89

... deeply involved in the civil rights movement ...

Obituary

Francisco V. Cantu, age 89, passed away on January 12, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Born on December 17, 1929 in Couhuila, Mexico to Antonio and Ambrosia Cantu. He was deeply involved in the civil rights movement in the late 60s and early 70s, especially with the Texas Farm Workers Union.

A self-employed entrepreneur who owned his upholstery business in the San Antonio area for over 50 years.

Francisco V. Cantu is survived by his wife of 60 years, Armandina Cantu and their children, Nely, Mario, Elsa, Sonia, Oscar, Sergio, Osiris, Marissa, numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 17, 2019 in the chapel at Porter Loring on McCullough.

PRAYER SERVICE
THURSDAY, JANUARY 17, 2019
7:00 PM
PORTER LORING CHAPEL
1101 McCULLOUGH

Pastor Nathan Scoggins will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hope Center Church, 4545 N. Loop 1604 West in San Antonio Texas 78249.

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  • Hope Center Church, 4545 N. Loop 1604 West in San Antonio Texas 78249

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Porter Loring Mortuary

1101 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
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