Austin boxing coach mourns loss, continues to help Golden Gloves
Art Cardenas, the man who helped bring Golden Gloves Boxing back to Austin is mourning the loss of his oldest son. Arthur Alberto Jesus Cardenas died Saturday, October 12 at the age of 28.
"A.J." was instrumental in helping his father bring Golden Gloves boxing back to Austin in 2010 after a 26 year hiatus. Because of Arthur's passion for boxing and education, the Cardenas family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Arthur's name to Austin Golden Gloves, a local non-profit:
P.O. Box 150665 Austin, TX 78715
For more information on Arthur "A.J." Cardenas' life and his memorial/funeral arrangements click here.