Mrs. Rodriguez was born on Aug. 28, 1931, in Pettus to Jorge and Paula Peña. She was a homemaker and restaurant owner.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 30 years, Rudolph V. Rodriguez; and her son, Ruben P. Rodriguez.
Survivors include three sons, Rudy (Adela) Rodriguez of Portland, Rene (Nancy) Rodriguez of Taft and Roland Rodriguez of Sinton; three daughters, Rosalinda R. (Eloy Sr.) Elizondo of Taft, Rachel Rodriguez of Portland and Rita Rodriguez (Marty Yglesias) of Taft; two brothers, Lucio Peña of Beeville and Ralph Peña of San Antonio; one sister, Olivia Peña of Brady; 16 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held Sunday at Treviño Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7 o’clock.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Kenedy. Burial followed at Hill Top Cemetery in Kenedy.
Pallbearers were Corando Rodriguez, Eloy Elizondo Jr., Thomas Rodriguez, Javier Rodriguez, Dennis Rodriguez, Rene Rodriguez Jr., Derek Rodriguez and Edward Alvarado, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers were John Torres, Roland Rodriguez Jr. and Michael Alvarado.
Treviño Funeral Home