Joaquin Cantu

Joaquin "Jack" Cantu Jr.

Saturday, October 27th, 1956 - Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
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Joaquin “Jack” Cantu, 63, passed away at his home in Alamosa, CO on Tuesday February 4th, 2020. He was a beloved member of the community and will be missed dearly. He was born on the 27th of October in 1956 to Joaquin Sr. and Esther. He married his best friend Diane, who was the love of his life. Together they had a daughter, Angelina.

Joaquin was proceeded in death by his wife Diane; brother Roger Cantu; and a sister Irene Cantu.
He is survived by his daughter Angelina (Michael) Nincehelser; grandchildren R.J., Brooklyn, and Mikaela; the children he considered his own Adonias and Solé Cantu; his parents Joaquin Sr. and Esther; siblings Pablo (Jill) Cantu, Ruth (Jeff) Aragon, Rachel Cantu, Nathan Cantu, Connie Cantu, Lupe (Dave) Lujan, Liz ( AL ) Montoya; along with numerous other nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.

The family has chosen cremation and will have a Celebration of Life at the Living Water Christian Fellowship in Alamosa, Colorado on February 21st, 2020 at 3 PM with a reception to follow at the church. Rogers Family Mortuary of Alamosa is in care of the arrangements. To leave online condolences or words of strength for the family, please visit
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  • Service

    Friday, February 21st, 2020 | 3:00pm
    Friday, February 21st, 2020 3:00pm
    Living Water Bible Fellowhip Church
    2910 Clark Avenue
    Alamosa, Colorado 81101
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Reception

    Friday, February 21st, 2020 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Friday, February 21st, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Living Water Bible Fellowhip Church
    2910 Clark Avenue
    Alamosa, Colorado 81101
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Lori Slater

Posted at 08:17am
Have fun riding that Harley in heaven free from sickness Jack. You will be dearly missed! Sending love and strength to Angelina and family.
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Janet Williams

Posted at 11:31am
So very sorry to hear of Jack's passing!! It was a pleasure knowing him & he & Diane will be remembered of fondly for their kindness & their smiles! Rest In Peace are now forever with your soulmate!!!
Norm & Janet Williams

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