Frank Erique Rodriguez

Frank Erique Rodriguez 88, passed away January 3, 2013. Born in Tucson on June 8, 1924, Frank served in the Navy during World War II and worked for the City of Tucson more than 30 years before retiring. He was a warm and gentle man, and will be greatly missed. Frank is survived by his wife, Socorro M. Rodriguez; a son, David Rodriguez of Camarillo, CA, and his daughter, Christina; a stepdaughter, Carla Garms (Rick) of Tucson and her sons, Brandon and Justin; brothers, Santiago Rodriguez and Angel Rodriguez (Celia); a sister, Teresa Peppard; and many nieces and nephews. His family wishes to express its gratitude to caregivers Blanca, Maria Antonieta and Maggie, and to Casa de la Luz Hospice. Visitation will be at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY, (South Chapel) on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. with Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be offered at Santa Cruz Church on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.

Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Jan. 7, 2013