Antonio R. Cintas, Jr. a lifelong resident of Questa, N.M., passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 7, 2023.
Antonio was born on May 28, 1979 to Antonio Cintas, Sr. and Rose Cintas. He graduated from Questa High School in May of 1997. Antonio loved football and played as a young child all through high school, with his dad Antonio Cintas, Sr. as his coach. He had a very big heart and helped those he could. Antonio was a very skilled and a hard worker.
Antonio is preceded in death by his father Antonio Cintas, Sr.; paternal grandparents Jose and Rose Cintas; his maternal grandparents Albert and Josephine Ortega.
He is survived by his daughters Alyssa, Angelica, Amarissa, and Avianna Cintas; his mother Rose Cintas; brother Joseph Cintas (Maria), sister Annette Cintas; and the mother of his daughters, Amanda Cordova; nephews Juan, Joe Cintas, Jr. (Sabrina) and Roman Moralez; nieces Jessica Moralez and Ashley and Santanna Cintas; his buddy and uncle Felix Cintas and many other aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends. Antonio will be truly missed and never forgotten. He will forever be in our hearts.
Public viewing was held on Friday, Jan. 20, 2023 from 3 to 4 pm in the Evergreen Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. Rosary was recited on Saturday January 28, 2023 at 9 am, followed by the Funeral Mass at 10 am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Cerro. Interment followed at Cerro Cemetery.
The family of Antonio R. Cintas, Jr entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos.