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 John H. Rodriguez

John H. Rodriguez

Birth
Texas, USA
Death 29 Oct 2012 (aged 81)
Palacios, Matagorda County, Texas, USA
Burial Palacios, Matagorda County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100123487 · View Source
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PALACIOS - John H. Rodriguez, 81, of Palacios, TX, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2012. Born on August 14, 1931, he worked thirty three years at Alcoa Plant in Point Comfort, TX, where he retired. He served in the US Army and fought two years in the Korean War. He was a marksman, fisherman, and enjoyed serving as Commander at the VFW Hall. His passion was hunting, but above all else, he stood strong as the provider for our family. He will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mary M. Rodriguez; daughters, Lucy Groves, Sylvia and husband Forrest Dick, Norma Galvez, Liz and husband Pat Heintz, and Patricia "Pat" and husband Marty Shaw; sons, Robert and wife Sue Hernandez, and Johnny L. Rodriguez. He is also survived by his sisters, Julia Champion, Margaret Vargas, Mary Long and De Dupree. He has sixteen grandchildren, twenty nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter; many nieces and nephews, whom are all very special.

He is preceded in death by two daughters, Rosa Linda Bay and Diana Lynn McRae; brothers, Pete and Jesse; and his parents.

Visitation will be held Sunday, November 4, 2012 from 4 - 7 p.m. followed by a Rosary at 7 p.m. at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Palacios. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, November 5, 2012 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Interment following in Palacios Cemetery with Military Honors.
Pallbearers: Dave Groves, Tony Galvez, Eric Galvez, Forrest "Bud" Dick Jr., Johnny Rodriguez, KC Rodriguez, Robert Tanner Jr., and Gabriel Ferretiz

Under the direction of Leal Funeral Home, Houston, 713-532-6939 or 361-655-0411.

Published in Victoria Advocate on November 4, 2012


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  • Created by: LJCL16
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100123487
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John H. Rodriguez (14 Aug 1931–29 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100123487, citing Palacios Cemetery, Palacios, Matagorda County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by LJCL16 (contributor 47878768) .