Sarah Lopez-Medina

May 21, 1934February 6, 2019

Sarah Loubriel Fonseca was born on May 21, 1934, in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. She was the ninth of ten children born to Segundo Loubriel and Fulgencia Fonseca. After her father’s death, at the age of 14, she moved to Brooklyn, New York with her mother and two other siblings. She followed in her Mother’s footsteps and became a seamstress. There, Sarah met and married her husband, Ernesto Lopez in 1952 at the age of 19. They gave birth to six children, three boys, Ernie, Sam and Steve, and three girls Millie, Cathy (Sarah) and Joanne. After the death of her husband of almost 50 years, she remarried again for companionship two wonderful men, Dick Osborne and Joe Medina. In 1966, the Lopez family moved to California where she lived until her death. She is survived by her six children, twenty grandchildren and twenty-three great grandchildren to date, as well as her one younger brother, Samuel Loubriel. Her life was always filled with love, family and a dedication to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. May she rest in peace.


  • Millie Perez, Daughter
  • Ernie Lopez, Son
  • Sarah Santiago, Daughter
  • Sam Lopez, Son
  • Steve Lopez, Son
  • Joanne Lopez, Daughter
  • Samuel Loubriel, Brother
  • Mrs. Lopez - Medina also leaves 20 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren to cherish her memory.

  • Ernie Lopez
  • Sam Lopez
  • Steve Lopez
  • Mike Lopez
  • Chris Mier
  • Cristian Mier
  • Gabe Lopez
  • Izzy Perez


  • Visitation Thursday, February 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 15, 2019
  • Committal Service Friday, February 15, 2019

Sarah Lopez-Medina

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JoAnne Lopez

February 9, 2019

Mama, you took a piece of my heart with you to heaven.. Thank you for everything you done and your love and sacrifice for me and our family. Until we meet again I will always carry you with me always.