Obituary— Rito A. Cancino

Obituary— Rito A. Cancino

Rito Angel Cancino, age 73, of Odessa, TX passed from this life on Monday, March 15, 2021. He was born on Thursday, May 22, 1947 in Aldama, Mexico to the late Angel Alvidrez Cancino and Cruz Castillo. Rito retired from Valentine ISD.

Rito was a loving father and grandfather. He was very charismatic and often a jokester. Rito was also a hard working man and would give the shirt off of his back to anyone in need. He was loved by all who knew him and will be dearly missed.

 Those left to cherish his love and memories are his sons:  Antonio Cancino and wife Frances, Miguel Cancino and wife Lori; daughters: Carmen Lang and husband Daniel, Christina Munoz and husband Alberto and Cruz Cancino; sister: Guadalupe Pantoja and husband Sonny; as well as 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife: Noemi Cancino; son: Benjamin Cancino and parents.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Rosary will be held at 9:00 am, Friday, March 19, 2021 at Acres West Funeral Chapel and Funeral services will follow at 10:00 am. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel and condolences to the family may be sent online at


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