|Birth: ||Nov. 5, 1921, Mexico|
|Death: ||May 25, 2006|
ERNESTO URESTI RODRIGUEZ
Ernesto was born on November 5, 1921, in Reynosa, Mexico and passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2006, surrounded by his loving family in the comfort of his own home in Sanger, CA.
He was an appliance repairman for Sanger Home and Auto for more than 40 years of serivce to his community. Ernesto proudly served in the United States Army.
Ernesto is survived by his wife, Calletana Rodriguez of Sanger; and his children, Carlos Rodriguez, Rosa Zuniga and her husband Rito, Sandra Pinedo, Maria Rodriguez, Rachel Coronado and her husband Eloy, John Rodriguez, San Juana Rod- riguez, and Lalo Rodriguez and his wife Antoinette. He also leaves his 19 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and five great-great grandchildren.
The family would like to thank the kind people from Community Hospice especially Liza Wong, and also Dr. Parveez and Dr. Leung.
Interment with military honors will follow at Sanger District Cemetery.
Top Turret Gunner T/Sgt Ernesto Rodriguez, POW Stockton, CA
Squadron: 567th BS 389th Bomb Group
Pilot Lt Edward G. Leininger, POW Ypsilanti, MI
Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#: 5260
Date Lost: 27-May-44
Serial Number: 42-95091
Aircraft Model B-24H-25-FO
Cause: AA 2 KIA, 8 POW
389th BG loses two aircraft to flak on this mission.
Created by: D.A.R.
Record added: May 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14437005