On September 10, 2019 at Nine O Clock in the evening surrounded by family Martina Cantu entered eternal peace. Martina was born April 8, 1964 in McAllen Texas to Rosendo and Micaela (Reyes) Cantu. She was raised in McAllen and attended McHigh School. Martina had lived in Mission for the past 20 years. She enjoyed and loved music,watching T.V. taking long walks, and being around her nieces and nephews. Martina truly lived her life to its fullest. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Martina is survived by her siblings-Maria San Juanita Mangin, Dora (Domingo) Saurez, Rosendo Cantu,JR., Maria Isabel (Robert) Colley), Linda (Mario) Gaona,, David Charles Cantu,Isidro Cantu, Anna Liza (Gilbert) Gonzalez; numerous of nieces and nephews.
A gathering of family and friends will take place Thursday, September 12, 2019 at Rivera Funeral Home,1901 Pecan Blvd. in McAllen from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM with the recital of the Holy Rosary to begin at 7:00 PM. A celebration of life service will be Friday, September 13, 2019 at 1:30 PM at the funeral home with interment to follow to San Jose (Catholic) Cemetery in Mission.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Rivera Funeral Home in McAllen.