Ruby Cantu

March 9, 1973 - October 1, 2020
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Ruby Cantu, 47, entered into eternal rest Thursday, October 1, 2020.

She was brought into this world as a miracle, her legacy will continue on as a loving mother, grandmother, daughter and sister. She will be greatly missed by all.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Wendy Cantu, Kevin (Angie) Cantu; parents, Sergio and Blanca Cantu, II; siblings, Sergio (Veronica) Cantu III, Heddy Cantu, Jamie (Gilbert) Vargas, Denise (Manuel) Tellez; grandchildren, Henry Cantu, Andy Cantu, Leighla Cantu; as well as other family and friends who will greatly miss her.

The family will be receiving guests, Monday, October 5, 2020, at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A Holy Rosary will start at 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at St. Patrick Catholic Church. The Funeral Mass will begin 11:00 am. Interment will follow to the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Sergio Cantu, Gilbert Vargas, Manuel Tellez, Kevin Cantu, Edrei Briones and Heddy Cantu.

Due to the COVID pandemic and for the safety of the public, the family will also be live streaming the funeral services including a Holy Rosary at on Monday, starting at 5:00 pm.

Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr., Laredo, Texas 78041 (956) 723-3611. For your convenience, you may leave your condolences to the family online at

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, October 5, 2020

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

A Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Time: 11:00 am

St. Patrick Catholic Church


555 Del Mar Blvd.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Calvary Catholic Cemetery


3600 McPherson Ave.
Laredo, Texas 78041


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Born: March 9, 1973
October 5, 2020
Died: October 1, 2020

Condolences for Ruby Cantu

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The staff of Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services.


Sonia Maribel Quintana-Garcia posted on 12/26/20

My most sincere condolences. May God grant the family peace, love, and comfort during this difficult time. ??❤️


Gloria Mirna Cantu posted on 10/6/20

Mi mas sentido pesame en nombre de mis hijos Sergio A. , Gloria M. , Alejandra A. y mio Gloria M. Cantu, no encuentro palabras para expresar cuanto me ha dolido su partida , y deseo su pronta resignacion y consuelo. Bendiciones a toda la familia ???


Gabriel Serna posted on 10/6/20

May she rest in peace. Our deepest condolences. Know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Gabriel and Carmen Serna


Rodolfo García y familia posted on 10/5/20

Nuestro más sentido pésame espero que en Dios Encuentren alivio en su dolor y pronta resignación. Que en gloria de Dios descanse en paz ??


Gloria mirna cantu posted on 10/5/20

In memory of Ruby Cantu, Gloria mirna cantu lit a candle


Carol Rodriguez posted on 10/5/20

Sending my most sincere and heartfelt condolences to all of you. I will always remember Ruby's beautiful smile and how happy and genuine she always was...she will be missed. Your family is always in my prayers.


Ana Solis-Martinez posted on 10/5/20

My deepest condolences to the family. May she find peace in the arms of our Lord.


Mary Koch posted on 10/5/20

My deepest condolences to the Cantu family. Ruby was a beautiful person. May she Rest In Peace.


Lety Cantu posted on 10/5/20

Nuestras mas sinceras condolencias para toda la familia. Dios les mande pronta resignación, entendemos el dolor, que Dios les acompañe en este momento de aflicción, están en nuestras oraciones...??


Pauline Trevino posted on 10/5/20

My deepest condolences to the Cantu family. May she rest in eternal peace.


Adanelia Casas posted on 10/5/20

Los acompañamos en su pena, sabemos que las palabras de consuelo en estos momento a veces son en vano, pero estan en nuestras oraciones y pedimos para ella el descanso eterno, les mandamos nuestras mas sinceras condolencias de parte de Rogelio, Ada y Stephie, los queremos mucho


Fernando R. Martinez posted on 10/4/20

My deepest and most sincerest condolences to the Cantu Family. May the light of Heaven eternally rest upon her.


Marlene Zardenetta posted on 10/4/20

She was a strong kind person.


Marlene Zardenetta posted on 10/4/20

In memory of Ruby Cantu, Marlene Zardenetta lit a candle


Maricela Arriaga Garcia posted on 10/3/20

Les acompañamos en este dolor tan profundo, Dios les de una pronta resignación y sea la promesa de Jesus de llevarnos a su reino, lo que alivie un poco su pena. Bendiciones a la familia y un abrazo fuerte parte de la nuestra. Santos A., Maricela, Jackelyne, Diana y David Garcia.


Corina santacruz posted on 10/3/20

My most sincere and heartfelt condolences. May loving memories bring comfort and strength to the family in the days ahead. Rest in peace sweet Ruby? ?


Cynthia Nombrano posted on 10/3/20

My deepest condolences to the Cantu family. I will forever cherish every moment we had together. Ruby was my best friend since 6th grade, we grew up together and so did our children. My heartaches for her loss, I will deeply miss her with all my heart.


Minerva Garcia posted on 10/3/20

Ruby, I’ll always remember your sweet smile and your caring ways. Rest now beautiful Ruby. You will be remembered always.


Marlene posted on 10/3/20

In memory of Ruby Cantu, Marlene lit a candle


Marlene posted on 10/3/20

I am so sorry for your loss. Ruby was a beautiful person.


Paty Cantu posted on 10/2/20

Dear Cantú Family, Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. I’m grateful to have known Ruby and will always remember her sweet and kind nature and beautiful smile. May God bless you always.


Paty Cantu posted on 10/2/20

In memory of Ruby Cantu, Paty Cantu lit a candle