He was born to Bruno and Raymunda Rodriguez on April 10, 1930 in San Diego. He married Francisca Maria Cuevas on Nov. 13, 1956 in George West.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Olga Rodriguez; a son, John Rodriguez; three brothers and four sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Francisca Rodriguez of George West; two sons, Pedro Rodriguez, Jr. of George West, and J.R. (Sally) Rodriguez of Three Rivers; a sister, Ramona Rodriguez of Ennis; ten grandchildren, Denise Rodriguez, Jocelyn Rodriguez both of Dallas, Laura Ashley, Stephanie Lynn, Jessica Renee, Christopher Michael, Hana Ann, Zak Ryan, Jacob Ray, and John Robert Rodriguez all of Three Rivers.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 10, from 2-6 p.m., at the Galloway Chapel in George West, a rosary will follow at 7:30 p.m., at the St. George Catholic Church in George West.
Music will be sung by Kathy Garcia.
Funeral mass will be held on Thursday, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m., at the St. George Catholic Church in George West, officiated by Father George Johnson. Interment will follow at the St. George Cemetery in George West.
Pallbearers include Vance Roberts, Mike Ruiz, Sam Garcia, David Garcia, Jesse Valverde, and Joaquin Rodriguez Jr.
Honorary pallbearers are Michael Rodriguez, Zak Rodriguez, Jacob Rodriguez, and John Rodriguez.
Arrangements are under the direction of Galloway and Sons Funeral Home.