Jose Arturo Cantu, 62, died on Saturday, May 16, 2009.

He was born on Nov. 17,1946 in Plainview to Santos and Tomasa Alfaro Cantu. He was a Catholic and a longtime resident of Robstown.

He is survived by his children, Jose Arturo Cantu Jr., Jesus Adrian Cantu and Daniela Illiana Cantu, all of Corpus Christi; four brothers, Fernando (Lupe) Cantu, Pablo (Terry) Cantu, Rodolfo Barrera, all of Robstown, and Jose Francisco Barrera of Corpus Christi; two sisters, Josefa (Antonio) Gonzalez and Petra Barrera, both of Robstown; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Monday, May 18, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 19, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.