Carmen Rodriguez, 87, of Blue Springs, MO, passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at St. Mary's Manor in Blue Springs, MO. She was born June 6, 1926 in Fort Worth, TX, to Mario and Beatrice (Jimenez) Guereca. She was a homemaker, and a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Independence. She enjoyed music, dancing, conversation, and was a devoted Catholic. She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Gerard Rodriguez. She is survived by her children, Kathleen Swan of Blue Springs, MO, Gerry Peter Rodriguez of Blue Springs, MO, Lisa Ann and Mick Straight of Grain Valley, MO; sister, Fermina Hernandez of Overland Park, KS; grandchildren, Lori Rene Swan, Melanie Ann Swan, Mark Christopher Rodriguez, Valerie Ann Metzger, Nicholas Michael Reek, Drake Christopher Pickett; great grandchildren, Lucas Swan Zogrotzki, Julian Swan Zogrotzki, Marcus Rodriguez, Nytalia Jordan Reek. Funeral services for Carmen will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 18, 2014 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO, 816-229- 3276. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral chapel. Contributions in memory of Carmen may be made to Susan B.
or St. Mary's Manor, or Crossroads Hospice. Memories of Carmen and condolences for the family may be left at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com
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