Mr. Rodriguez was born Feb. 9, 1940, in Mineral to Francisco and Paula (Arrisola) Rodriguez.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Alfredo and Reynaldo Rodriguez.
Survivors include two sons, Jessie (Tina) Rodriguez and Jerry (Melissa) Rodriguez; two daughters, Aurora Rodriguez and Patricia Rodriguez; two brothers, Joe (Gloria) Rodriguez and Nieves (Anita) Rodriguez, all of Beeville; two sisters, Selia Rodriguez of Beeville and Delia (Lauro) Mercado of North Carolina; four grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A prayer service was held Thursday at 7 p.m. at Treviño Funeral Home. A chapel service was conducted there on Friday at 10 a.m. with Pastor Alcides Guajardo officiating. Burial followed in the Mineral Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jessie Rodriguez, Benito Rodriguez, Alfredo Rodriguez Jr., Joe Frank Rodriguez, Nieves Rodriguez Jr. and Michael Rodriguez.
Honorary pallbearers were be Joe Rodriguez, Nieves Rodriguez and Lauro Mercado.
Treviño Funeral Home