Roberto was born on February 15, 1962 to Manuel and Dolores (Flores)
De La Fuente in Mexico. He loved old school farming and ranching. Roberto loved to read western novels. Mainly he loved and enjoyed being with his wife, kids and grandkids. He was a unique person with one unique mind, everyday was one more happy day for him. He believed in God, his family and himself. His will to fight life’s hardships was an inspiration to all of us. We will miss you “Old Man.”
He is preceded in death by his parent; Manuel and Dolores De La Fuente, two brothers; Alfonso De La Fuente, Jesus De La Fuente, and mother in law; Virginia Ortiz.
Roberto is survived by his wife; Charlene De La Fuente of the home, sons; Manuel De La Fuente and wife Leslie, Danny Ortiz and wife Senaida, grand kids; Addisyn De La Fuente, Emma De La Fuente, Zacchaues Ortiz, Zoe Ortiz, brothers; Jose De La Fuente of Mercedes, Antonio De La Fuente of Floydada, Lupe De La Fuente of Hart, Miguel De La Fuente of Plainview, sisters; Maria Cuellar, Ofelia Hernandez, and Estella Salinas all of Floydada, Petra Trevino of Edinburg, Hortencia Reynoso of Denver City, Rosa Maria Castro of Brownfield, and Dolores De Ande of Houston.
Funeral Service will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Floydada with Father Ike Temporaza officiating. Interment will follow at the Lockney Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada.