Isaias M. Rodriguez, Sr.
Robstown - Isaias M. Rodriguez, Sr., 85, was called to be with our Lord on June 19, 2021. He was born on March 31, 1936, in Yorktown, DeWitt County, Texas, to Natividad and Eva Rodriguez. He started as a Tow Truck Driver, then Mechanic at Bob Lacy Ford, finally an Independent Truck Driver while being a life-long resident of Robstown, Texas. A loving provider, husband, and father for over 60 years, Isaias will be remembered for his hard work ethic and love for his entire family. He loved singing at Monte Sinai Church and then El Coro Inspiración Alegre at St. Anthony's Church. He epitomized his trucking handle as the "Money Maker" and loved to joke, laugh, and bring humor to any situation. His attitude of love and laughter made him a magnet for many around town and especially family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers Daniel (Teresa) and Samuel (Alicia) Rodriguez, a sister Maria (Jesus) Torrez and grandson Spig.
He is survived by his wife, Ruby Rodriguez, his daughter, Aurelia (Lefty) Barrera, and sons, Isaias (Debra) Rodriguez Jr., Joe Yancy (Melissa) Rodriguez, and Herman (Lestty) Rodriguez; his grandchildren Bert (Jennifer) Barrera, Trey Rodriguez, Jennifer (Rollie) Ferrer, Yancy Rodriguez, Joseph Rodriguez, Mathew Rodriguez and Marissa Rodriguez along with his great granddaughters, Isabella Barrera, Zoe Barrera and Jayla Ferrer.
He is also survived by his sisters Rosa (Ruben) Garcia, Eva (Roel) Lopez and Guillerma Caballero. He was beloved immensely by his family and especially his sisters in law, several cousins, nephews, and nieces.
A Rosary will be recited at 6pm followed by a Worship and Praise at 7pm on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10am on Friday, June 25, 2021 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.
Arrangements Entrusted To:
Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.
800 Lincoln Ave.
Robstown, Texas 78380
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Published by Corpus-Christi Caller-Times from Jun. 21 to Jun. 23, 2021.