Israel “Wizard” Cantu, 36, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2011.

He was born on June 25, 1975 in Corpus Christi to Humberto Israel and Amelia Gallegos Cantu. He was a Catholic and was employed with A.G. Hill Electric Co. He was also a lifelong resident of Robstown.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Cantu; one daughter, Leilah R. Cantu; and his maternal grandparents, Feliciano and Amelia Gallegos.

He is survived by his two children, Isaiah R. Cantu and Analeah R. Cantu; his parents, Israel and Amelia Cantu; one sister, Lily (Armando Villarreal) Cantu; his paternal grandparents, Conrado and Victoria Cantu; two nieces, Ariela Villarreal and Sol Villarreal; his in-laws, Donicio and Diana Cardenas, all of Robstown; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2011 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown. Interment followed at Robstown Cemetery.

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