Epifanio

Epifanio "Epi" Cantu

Tuesday, June 1st, 1926 - Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
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EPIFANIO “EPI” CANTU

EDINBURG- Epifanio “Epi” Cantu, 92, went home to our Lord Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg.

Born in McAllen, he was a lifetime member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Edinburg. Mr. Cantu dedicated his life to his beloved wife, children, grandchildren, and family. He was a peaceful man that educated his children with values of love and respect, his goal was to encourage his children to care for each other. Epifanio enjoyed gardening and cooking for his family. His words of wisdom and charisma are going to be greatly missed by his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 72 years who anticipated to Heaven on October 3, 2018, and have reunited for eternity, Eufracia Cantu; two daughters, Dalia Cantu and Imelda Aguilar.

Mr. Cantu is survived by five children, Robert (Mary Ann) Cantu of McAllen, Elisa (David) Diaz of Buda, TX, Hermelinda Corona of Edinburg, Eleazar “Leo” (Carma) Cantu of Palm Coast, FL, Jesus “Chuy” (Cynthia) Cantu of Edinburg; ten grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m., with a 7 p.m. rosary Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Memorial Funeral Home, 208 E. Canton in Edinburg. The funeral mass will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2019, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Edinburg. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Edinburg.

Funeral services are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in Edinburg.
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Daniela

Posted at 11:54am
My condolences to the Cantu family during this difficult time. In the Bible, Jehovah God gives us hope. Acts 24:15 says, “there is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous.” Revelation 21:4 says, “and he will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more.” Very soon we will see the fulfillment of these promises here on Earth. We hope you find comfort in God’s promises.
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Alfonso Balderas Jr. and family

Posted at 10:57am
Our deepest sympathies to our Cantu Family.
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Julio Conde

Posted at 09:49pm
My condolences to the Cantu families. I'm sorry to hear about the loss of dear Epi. Some Bible scriptures that have helped me during times of loss include Isaiah 26:19 and Psalm 37:28,29 which states in part: "Your dead ones will live...They will rise up". And the Bible also says "The righteous themselves will possess the earth and they will forever reside upon it". Therefore the Bible promises that we may be reunited with our loved ones lost in death by means of an earthly resurrection. This is further confirmed by John 5:28,29 which says "Do not marvel at this, because the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out". This is possible thanks to Jesus Christ's ransom sacrifice. Thus we have a genuine hope of everlasting life in a world without wickedness or suffering.
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