May 28, 1946 – March 24, 2020
information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
He is survived by his beloved wife: Jannit; children: Casandra (David) Bustamante, Heather (Donald) Witvoet, and Hud Cantu; grandchildren: Joshua and Patrick Bustamante, Gavin, Leira, and Ilsa Witvoet, and Aurora Cantu; stepchildren: Carla and Kelly Gibson; step grandchildren: Nicholas Gibson and Amber Gibson; and step great grandchildren: Isaac Gibson, Luxe Simmons, and Raven Orton. Also surviving is his brother: Al Cantu and sister: Linda Karwoski (significant other Larry Higgins). Roy was preceded in death by his sister: Rachel Baker and stepson: Adam Hollis.
Due to the current health environment, visitation and funeral services are private. There will be a public memorial service at a later date. Roy will be laid to rest in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens in Schererville, IN.
Roy was an All Star in high school. He enjoyed wrestling, baseball, and football, and he had coached kid’s football. He had worked as a foreman/custodian at TF South High School for many years.