Salvador Paredes Cantu, 93, of Brownsville, Texas devoted father, brother, uncle, grandfather, and friend entered into eternal rest on January 11, 2021 at Valley Regional Medical Center. He was born on October 21, 1927 in H. Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico. He is preceded in death by his parents Gregorio Paredes and Sidelia Cantu; children Nora D., America, Jose A., and Hector A. Paredes; siblings Leopoldo, Juventino, Osvaldo, Ruben, Gregorio, Bertha, Delia, Estela, and Esperanza Paredes; grandchild Cristo J. Cuellar.
Left to cherish his memory are his children Alma R. Paredes, Norma L. (Andrés Belin) Paredes, Juventino (Brenda de Paredes) Paredes, Argentina (Carlos Flores) Paredes, Salvador (Norma Hernández) Paredes, Bertha E. (Fernando Espitia) Paredes, Claudia V. (Juan Mejía) Paredes, Pedro O. Paredes; grandchildren Ivonne Cuellar, Jassen Morquecho, Andreina Belin, Héctor Belin, Jesse Paredes, Juventino Paredes, Ashley Paredes, Eduardo Paredes, José J. Paredes, Karla O. Flores, Miriam Y. Flores, Salvador Flores, Odalys Paredes, Azaria Paredes, Christian Álvarez, Fernando Espitia, Diego Espitia, Pricilla Mejía, Juan Mejía, Karina Mejía, Christopher Mejía, María F. Paredes, Brisia Paredes, and José Alfredo Paredes.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021 from 2 to 7 PM with a prayer service at 6 PM at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Friday, January 15, 2021 at 8 AM at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home with burial to follow at 11 AM at Guillen Community Cemetery. Services are under the guidance of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Crematory & Flower Shop. 657 Springmart Blvd., Brownsville. (956) 350-8485