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Rafael Rodriguez Martinez
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1924
Baja California Sur, Mexico
Death: Dec. 1, 2013
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA

Buried Dec 5,2013
Lot 819
Section D
Space- 03

Rafael Rodriguez Martinez
Nov 26,1924-Dec 1,2013

Rafael Rodriguez Martinez, 89, formerly of Hershey, NE, passed away December 1, 2013, at the North Platte Care Center in North Platte, NE. Rafael was born November 26, 1924, to Jesus Martinez and Carlota Rodriguez at Zacatecas, Mexico. He grew up in Mexico and came to the United States in 1953 as a migrant worker. Rafael started working in Texas then went to Washington before coming to Hershey where he worked for several area farmers. Rafael hired on with the Union Pacific Railroad with the Maintenance of Way. He later became disabled while working for the railroad. In March 1944, Rafael married Victoria Godina at Noria de Angeles, Zacatecas, Mexico. Rafael was a member of Our Lady Of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Hershey. He was a hard worker and loved his kids and grandkids. Rafael was preceded in death by his wife, Victoria; a son, Gerald "Jerry"; and his parents, Jesus and Carlota. Mass of Christian Burial will be December 5, 2013, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church.
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  Victoria G. Godina Martinez (1926 - 2002)
North Platte Cemetery
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: David Goltry
Record added: Dec 02, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121118795
Rafael Rodriguez Martinez
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Rafael Rodriguez Martinez
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- David Goltry
 Added: Dec. 2, 2013

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