ARLINGTON -- Felix Cantu, 71, passed away Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, in Arlington. Graveside service: 11:30 a.m. Friday in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Lane C. Visitation: 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Felix was born Jan. 17, 1944, in Dallas to Clarence B. Cantu Sr. and Felicitas Saucedo Cantu. He graduated from North Dallas High School. Felix was a retired U.S. Air Force veteran having served for 25 years. He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors: Wife of 50 years, Delfina Cantu; sons, Craig Cantu and wife, Yolanda, and David Cantu; daughter, Lisa Cantu; brother, Clarence Cantu Jr.; and grandchildren, Yolanda, Patricia and Jordan. Wade Family Funeral Home Arlington, 817-274-9233

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  1. We send our condolences, thoughts and prayers to the family of Felix. Our Air Guard family is thinning out, only to be re-united again one day.

  2. On behalf of the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders and over 300,000 PGR members throughout the country, please except our sincere condolences for your loss. Mr. Cantu’s Honorable service to our country will never be forgotten. I pray our Lord gives you comfort during this time of loss. Mr. Cantu has been called on his final mission. Thank you for your service Mr. Cantu and welcome home!

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