Carlos Rene Cantu

Carlos “C R” Rene Cantu

July 20, 1979 – Nov. 4, 2006

Carlos Rene “C.R.” Cantu, 27, a resident of McAllen, Texas passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2006 in an Edinburg hospital after a sudden illness.
He was born July 20, 1979 in Alice, Texas and attended Hebbronville High School for three years, where he qualified for the All State Band representing 31-AAA. He graduated from Edinburg North High School in 1998. He attended UTSA for 3 semesters and was currently enrolled at UTPA as a music major. He was currently employed with the Valley Symphony as a clarinetist. He is survived by his parents, Jose and Alicia “Lina” Cantu of McAllen, Texas; his two brothers, Jose R. Cantu and Alberto R. Cantu both of McAllen, Texas; his beloved pet companions, Ralf and Thorr.

Rest in peace at the Hahl Memorial Cemetery in Freer, Texas.

My time had come, I had to leave. I’m in God’s arms, so do not grieve. Brought on the wings of our butterflies. I’m safe back home in paradise.