Sabina De La Fuente, 102, Milford, passed away at 8:52 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020, at her residence. She was born on Feb. 20, 1918, in Cruillas, Mexico, to Guadalupe and Maria Regina (Garza) De La Fuente.
She grew up in Mexico, attended school there and moved to Milford in 1963 from Texas. She was married to Flumencio De La Fuente who preceded her in 1982. She was a homemaker and formerly worked at Land O’ Goshen in New Paris. She formerly attended Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Milford.
She is survived by two daughters: Hilda Flores and Maria (Jorge) Castro, both of Milford; five sons: Jose (Toun) Guadalupe De La Fuente, Elkhart; Harvey (Adele) De La Fuente, Elkhart; Louis (Lupita) De La Fuente, Harlingen, Texas; David (Jonie) De La Fuente, Milford; and Robert (Maria) De La Fuente, Milford; brothers and sisters: Silvestre, Amberto, Locha, Trinedad and Natalia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sons, Delio and Guadalupe De La Fuente; two grandsons, Ricky De La Fuente Esperanza Castro and Delio Dela Jr. and siblings, Ciro and Guadalupe.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 25, in the funeral home. Burial will take place in the Panteone Municipal De Cruillas Cemetery in Mexico.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, IN 46581. To send condolences to the family in memory of Sabina De La Fuente, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com