Well-known Winnipeg grocer Joe Cantor died Saturday. (CBC)

One of Winnipeg's famous Cantor brothers has died

Joe Cantor was 88-years-old.

Three generations of Cantors have run a grocery store which since 1944 has been in Winnipeg's Weston area on Logan Avenue. 

Cantors was started by their father, Edward.

When he died, Joe and his brother Oscar took over.

Staff members said Joe died after working at the store on Saturday.

A funeral was held on Sunday.