Miguel Cervantes, of Warsaw, passed away at 3:10 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne at the age of 58.

He was born on Oct. 28, 1962, in the city of Guanajuato in Guanajuato, Mexico, to Raul Cervantes and Maria del Pueblito Tovar Cervantes. On Oct. 31, 1987, he married Estela Malagon Cervantes. They shared 33 years of marriage before he passed away.

Miguel has lived in Kosciusko County for the past 25 years where he enjoyed attending church with his family at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Warsaw. He enjoyed being outdoors, traveling and especially gardening.  Miguel was a hard-working responsible man, who dearly loved his wife and family.

He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Estela (Malagon) Cervantes; two sons: Michael and Lisandro Cervantes; two daughters: Karina (Juan) Carlos and Jessica Cervantes, all of Warsaw. He also leaves behind two grandchildren: Aria Nieves and Ariella Cervantes, Warsaw; father,  Raul Cervantes, Mexico; brother, Everardo Cervantes; and six sisters: Anita, Nancy, Veronica, Margarita, Blanca and Rosa.  

He was preceded in death by his mother, Maria del Pueblito.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14 at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, 225 Argonne Road, Warsaw. A rosary service will take place at 6 p.m.

Miguel's Mass of Christian burial will be held at noon on Friday, Oct. 15 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 225 Gilliam Drive, Warsaw, and celebrated by Father Constantino Rocha. A graveside service will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Warsaw.


Online condolences may be sent through the funeral home’s website at www.redpathfruthfuneralhome.com.