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Lucia Cantu

August 27, 1938 — June 21, 2023

Pharr

Lucia Cantu, 84, entered eternal rest Wednesday, June 21, 2023, at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg.

Born in Alamo, she had lived in Pharr and was a member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church in Pharr.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Maria Inez Handy Cantu and Emiliano Cantu; and two sisters, Lupita Munoz and Delia Nevarez.

Mrs. Cantu is survived by her husband of 58 years, Romeo Cantu; three children, Romeo Cantu Jr. of Pharr, Corina “Cori” Cantu (Hiram) Gutierrez of McAllen, Homer Cantu of Cedar Park; three grandchildren, Joshua, Jordan and Jared; and a brother, Emiliano (Lupita) Cantu of Pharr.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m., with a 6 p.m. rosary Thursday, June 22, 2023, at Memorial Funeral Home in San Juan.  Funeral service will take place at 8 a.m. Friday, June 23, 2023, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at San Juan Cemetery.

Funeral services are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in San Juan.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, June 22, 2023

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Memorial Funeral Home - San Juan

311 E Expressway 83, San Juan, TX 78589

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Rosary

Thursday, June 22, 2023

6:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Memorial Funeral Home - San Juan

311 E Expressway 83, San Juan, TX 78589

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Funeral Service

Friday, June 23, 2023

8:00 - 9:00 am (Central time)

Memorial Funeral Home - San Juan

311 E Expressway 83, San Juan, TX 78589

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Interment

Friday, June 23, 2023

9:00 - 10:00 am (Central time)

San Juan Cemetery

, San Juan, TX 78589

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