Luis Bradley ("Big Lu") Cantrell

Born: Mon., Apr. 12, 1993
Died: Sat., May 12, 2018


11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Sat., May 19, 2018
Location: Mariners Church

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Sat., May 19, 2018
Location: Mariners Church

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Luis Bradley “Big Lu” Cantrell, age 25, a lifetime resident of Annapolis, passed away on May 12, 2018.

He was born on April 12, 1993, at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, to Maria Maldonado and Bradley Nathan Cantrell. He attended Broadneck High School and the Freestate Challenge Academy before pursuing further studies at Anne Arundel Community College. He worked in the restaurant industry, most recently for Chick and Ruth’s Deli on Main St. in Annapolis. He loved nature and music, and making music beats; basketball, baseball, and travelling, hanging out with friends and family, and eating Nana’s homemade soups.

Big Lu is preceded in death by his grandfathers: Luis Maldonado and Orlin Cantrell.

He is survived by his mom Maria Maldonado Cantrell; his dad and step-mom Bradley and Aimee Cantrell; his two brothers: Cole and Michael Cantrell; his grandmothers: Jennielle Maldonado and Sharon Cantrell; all of Annapolis; his uncle and aunt Rudy and Jacqueline Lee Maldonado, of Berlin, uncle and aunt Ryan and Valerie Maldonado, of Tampa, Florida, uncles Doug Cantrell and Joe Jordan, of Annapolis, and aunts Laura Shifflett and Terry Martin, both of Annapolis.

Family requests friends gather at Mariners Church, 1592 Whitehall Rd, Annapolis, 21409 on Saturday from 11 to 12 Noon, at which time his funeral service will begin. Feel free to express your condolences below as well.

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Sid Molofsky
   Posted Thu May 17, 2018
I am so very sorry to hear this. Luis was a good kid and we used to have some good conversations about many topics. My thoughts and prayers are with his entire family.

Jerry Drake
   Posted Thu May 17, 2018
Maria, we send our deepest sympathies for your loss of your oldest son, Luis. I know from personal experience that there is nothing worse than losing a child. May God give you and his family comfort thru the grieving process and the strength to get through the difficult process of his loss. In time, the tremendous hurt that you feel, will subside, but you will always cherish his memory. We love you bunches.💕💕

Mona LaCovey
   Posted Thu May 17, 2018
My heart bleeds for you, Maria. May the Lord Almighty wrap you in His loving arms and surround you with peace.

The Neal Family
   Posted Thu May 17, 2018
Maria and family - we are so deeply sorry for your loss. Words just cannot even express. I know that God is sovereign and He will strengthen and guide you today, tomorrow and forever.

With much love,
Rachel and Spencer Neal

Perry and Jean Martini
   Posted Thu May 17, 2018
We are lifting up the entire family in The Name of The Father, Son, and Holy Spirit for the peace that surpasses all understanding. While our hearts are broken, we serve a Good and loving God who is sovereign. His ways are higher than ours, and we stand on the entire Bible that He will never leave us or forsake us in good and sad times. We love all of you and continue to pray for patient, quiet, peace. Perry and Jean Martini

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