Emma Cantu Perez, 88 years old, of Alice, Texas passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roberto P. Perez; parents, Ildifonzo Cantu, Jr. and Virginia Chapa Cantu; brothers and sisters, Paula C. Canales (Pedro Canales), Delicia C. Gonzalez (Leonides Gonzalez), Celia C. Martinez (Felipe Martinez), Gilberto C. Cantu (Levina Pena Cantu) and Ruben C. Cantu (Irma Saenz Cantu).

She is survived by her two daughters, Thelma Bass and Carmela Garza (Arnoldo Garza); three grandchildren, Edna Harris (Douglas Harris, deceased), Anna Lyta Leal (Robert Leal, Jr) and Arnoldo (Bubba) Garza, II and three great grandchildren, Emma Elizabeth Harris, Hannah Lyta Harris and Robert Arnold Leal.

Visitation will begin at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 followed with the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7:00 pm. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Alice, Texas. Burial following at Alice Cemetery.

She was a dedicated employee for C.R. Anthony’s Company for 40 years.

Affectionately called “Mo” she will be remembered by her family as a simple, humble and prayerful mother.

Funeral Arrangements Entrusted to ROSAS FUNERAL HOME