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“Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Please take care of yourself and continue to cherish those special moments you shared with him. ”
1 of 50 | Posted by: The Neal's - San Antonio, TX

“My deepest condolonces for your loss, Fred and I go back from High School and sports, he will be missed dearly. ”
2 of 50 | Posted by: Clint Marquez - San Antonio, TX

“My deepest condolences to you and your family. May God comfort you during this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers. From: Hillcrest...Read More »
3 of 50 | Posted by: Christa Carreno - San Antonio, TX

“Dear Grace, My deepest condolences to you and your family. May God comfort you during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Betsy ”
4 of 50 | Posted by: Betsy Bertholf - Cibolo, TX

“Our sincerest condolences go out to your family. We are so sorry for your loss. May God's grace give you peace and comfort. Mike and Suzy...Read More »
5 of 50 | Posted by: Mike and Suzy Signorelli - TX

“I knew Fred through my job at Southwest Research Institue. He was a wonderful person whom will be missed as a friend and co-worker. My deepest...Read More »
6 of 50 | Posted by: Terry Westrum - San Antonio, TX

“When the lord calls our loved ones home, he leaves a gift of memories in exchange.....Fred will be greatly be missed! Wishing you and your family...Read More »
7 of 50 | Posted by: Dan & Mary Esther Carrasco - TX

“We are so sorry for your loss. Praying for you during this very difficult time. May God give you peace and strength. ”
8 of 50 | Posted by: Angela & Josue' Molina - TX

“Mrs. Cantu and Matt, you are in our thoughts and prayers. We hope you can find comfort and strength through this difficult time. ”
9 of 50 | Posted by: Faculty, Staff, & Students at Raba Elem. - TX

“Dear Grace - I am sorry we could not stay after the service today, but I want you to know that I will be available for you when you need help or when...Read More »
10 of 50 | Posted by: Frances Garza-Alvarado - TX

“Grace, Our deepest condolences to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God Bless you. ...Read More »
11 of 50 | Posted by: Albert Cantu - San Antonio, TX

“Grace and Family, I am so sorry for your family and your loss. You will be in my prayers. Love always, Stephen ”
12 of 50 | Posted by: Stephen Bernal Jr. - San Antonio, TX

“Grace, I'm so sorry for your terrible loss. Please let me know if there is anything we can do. ”
13 of 50 | Posted by: Betsy Childress - SAN ANTONIO, TX

“May God be with you and your family at this difficult time. We are all saddened by your loss. You and your family will continue to be in our prayers....Read More »
14 of 50 | Posted by: Yvette Pavon - San Antonio, TX

“Dear Grace and Matthew, My deepest condolences to you and your family during these difficult times. My family will continue to keep you in prayer....Read More »
15 of 50 | Posted by: Maria Guevara - San Antonio, TX

“Fred was a good man and he will be missed by all, may his soul rest in peace forever. Steven and Thelma Barrios ”
16 of 50 | Posted by: Steven Barrios - San Antonio, TX

“To the Cantu Family , Please accept our deepest and most heartful sympathy for your loss. GOD Bless You, Judy Scoma & Son Jeff ”
17 of 50 | Posted by: Judy Scoma - San Antonio, TX

“Grace and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. ~...Read More »
18 of 50 | Posted by: Kris Navarro - San Antonio, TX

“Dear Grace, Although, there are no words to describe how sorry I am for your loss…please know that my prayers and thoughts are with you and...Read More »
19 of 50 | Posted by: Angie Sanchez - San Antonio, TX

“Worked with Fred at SWRI for a short time. He was a great co-worker and he will be missed here at SWRI. ”
20 of 50 | Posted by: Tony Rodriguez - San Antonio, TX

“Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Please know that our prayers and thoughts are with you as you go through this difficult time. Be...Read More »
21 of 50 | Posted by: Pena Family - San Antonio, TX

“Dear Grace, Please know that our thoughts and prayers and with you. ”
22 of 50 | Posted by: The Meredith Family - San Antonio, TX

“Dear Grace and Matt, Our deepest condolences to you and your family. You are in our prayers. God bless you. Garcia Family ”
23 of 50 | Posted by: Trish Garcia - San Antonio, TX

“Dear Grace and Matt, My deepest thoughts and prayers are with you at this time to hold you and guide you through this toughest time. My sincerest...Read More »
24 of 50 | Posted by: Pam - San Antonio, TX

“Grace,I'm so sorry for your loss and saddened more that I wasn't able to attend Freds funeral. My prayers go out to you and your family. It seems...Read More »
25 of 50 | Posted by: Kirk L. Lira - Houston, TX

“My condolences to the family. may god bless you all. Frank Bueno ”
26 of 50 | Posted by: Frank Bueno - San Antonio, TX

“im so sorry for whatever happend that night! This goes out to his mother, she was a very nice women and mother. i would love for you to give me a...Read More »
27 of 50 | Posted by: Lauren - san antonio, TX

“This tragedy has affected all of San Antonio with great sadness. Our sincere condolences. Our prayers are with you. ”
28 of 50 | Posted by: Montemayor's - San Antonio, TX

“To Mrs. Cantu & Matthew: My deepest condolences for your loss. My prayers are with you both. As a mother, I can not begin to imagine your pain......Read More »
29 of 50 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. I knew Fred from high school. He was such a sweet person. My prayers and thought are with you during this very difficult...Read More »
30 of 50 | Posted by: Anna Guerrero - TX

“Gracious!! I'm so sorry about your loss and may God be with you through this frightening time. You and your family will be in my prayers. Love ya! ”
31 of 50 | Posted by: Rachael Noble - San Antoni, TX

“BabyGril&Matt,Whay can I say, I left my HEART in San Antonio with you&Matt. MY PRAYERS WILL ALWAYS BE WITH YOU&YOUR SON. I LOVE YOU VERY MUCH.FRED IS...Read More »
32 of 50 | Posted by: A friend

“Grace and Matt,What can I say? Part of my heart stayed with you and Matt in San Antonio. But remmber, "ABSENT FROM THE BODY PRESENT IN THE LORD" I...Read More »
33 of 50 | Posted by: Janie Rabago - Grand Prairie, TX

“I did not know Fred, but did have a chance to meet him once in the neighborhood and he seemed like a very good man. Sincerest condolences from my...Read More »
34 of 50 | Posted by: Stonegate Hill Neighbor

“So sorry for you loss. Condolences from my family to yours. You are in our prayers. ”
35 of 50 | Posted by: Stonegate Hill Neighbor - TX

“Grace, My prayers are with you and your family. I'm here for whatever you need.In Him,Bessie Smith ”
36 of 50 | Posted by: - Devine, TX

“Although I did not have the pleasure of meeting Mr. Cantu or any member of his family, such a tragedy affects us all as a community. Having lost a...Read More »
37 of 50 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Cantu Family:Please accept my deepest sympathies on the loss of your beloved. There are never any right words to express how deeply sad I am...Read More »
38 of 50 | Posted by: Senator Leticia Van de Putte - TX

“Were sorry for your lost ,we here at SWRI where work at gonna miss his smile and true friend, DON.R ”
39 of 50 | Posted by: Don Rodriguez - san antonio, TX

“Grace and family, I am still shocked it is so hard to come to terms with your loss. My deepest heart-felt sympathy goes out to you and your family....Read More »
40 of 50 | Posted by: Steve Romo - Marion, TX

“Grace, We here at the PPCD class @ Forbes want you to know we are very sorry for your loss and we are praying for you and your family. May he rest in...Read More »
41 of 50 | Posted by: Charles Catherine - San Antonio, TX

“To the Cantu Family,There are not enough words of comfort to express anyones condolences. Your loss is grand, and beyond comprehension. Alienating...Read More »
42 of 50 | Posted by: Maria Araiza - Wauwatosa, TX

“melinda and family , joe and i are so sorry for your loss may your memories of your brother comfort you . we continue to pray for god to give you and...Read More »
43 of 50 | Posted by: priscilla amesquita - san antonio, TX

“To my family, Aunt Rose, Uncle Fred, Melinda, Dino, and family, and Grace & Matthew... My deepest, deepest sympathy to you in your time of sorrow. My...Read More »
44 of 50 | Posted by: Cindy Zuniga Torres - San Antonio, TX

“Our thoughts, prayers and deep condolences are with your family. Cherish all of those good memories together. The Neal's ”
45 of 50 | Posted by: - San Antonio, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
46 of 50 | Posted by: Kim(Steve's girlfriend) Trayler - TX

“To grace and matthew your are my family. I love u and will miss u very much my beloved cousin FRED CANTU JR. love your cousin Veronica Ramirez and...Read More »
47 of 50 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry for our loss to a good man. I express my condolences to your family and friends. I'll always cherish the memories we had. My prayers are with...Read More »
48 of 50 | Posted by: Adolfo Iruegas - Sachse, TX

“Grace - Matt, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this trying time. Your Husband & Dad was a good man. Hold tight the good memories and...Read More »
49 of 50 | Posted by: Paula & Don Berger - San Antonio, TX

“My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. ”
50 of 50 | Posted by: Val & Ron Castilleja - TX


Fred Cantu, born June 3, 1970, went to be with the Lord on December 31, 2009 at the age of 39. He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Grace Cantu; 2 sons, Nicholas, and Matthew, his youngest being Matthew age 10 years old; parents, Mr. Alfred and Rosa Cantu; sister and brother-in-law, Melinda and Bernadino Castilleja; 4 nephews; Bernadino, Jr., Alfred, Mike, and James; numerous loving family members and friends. During his four years of service in the Navy, Fred was deployed and served in Desert Storm. Fred was a loving husband, devoted father, son, brother, and uncle, who enjoyed fishing and the outdoors. Fred was always proud to stand by his family and give support when needed.

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