BENAVIDES - Maria Anita "Nena" Garza Cantu, born March 27, 1924, passed away at the age of 92 at Retama Nursing Center in Raymondville, Texas on December 27, 2016.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Nicolas (Nick) Cantu.

She is survived by two daughters, Irma C. Hulen (Robert), of Raymondville, Texas, Sandra C. Molina of San Antonio, Texas and one son, Nicolas Cantu, Jr. (Maria del Rosario) of Bay City, Texas; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews that loved Tia Nena a lot!

Visitation will be held from 4 to 9 pm. on Friday, December 30, 2016 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary at 7 p.m. that evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Santa Rosa De Lima Catholic Church in Benavides, Texas. Interment will follow at the Benavides Cemetery in Benavides, Texas.

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Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home, San Diego, Texas