Mr. Rodriguez was born Nov. 29, 1924, in Nochistlan, Zacatecas, Mexico. He raised his family in San Bruno, later moving to Fremont and then to Tracy in 2012. He worked 19 years as a supervisor at the Avensino-Mortensen nursery and also worked as a supervisor at Crystal Springs Apartments, both in San Bruno.
Survivors include three sons, Oscar Rodriguez, and his wife, Lilia, of Valley Springs, David Rodriguez, and his wife, Gloria, of Riverbank and Guillermo Rodriguez Jr., and his wife, Adela, of Stockton; two daughters, Maria Trinidad “Trini” Rodriguez and Judith R. Montecinos, and her husband, Arturo, all of Tracy; 16 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.
Also surviving are two sisters, Eloisa Rodriguez and Josefina Rodriguez, both of Guadalajara, Mexico.
Preceding him in death were his wife of 67 years, Aurora A. Rodriguez, who died Jan. 15; two sons, Sergio Ruben Rodriguez and Sergio Guillermo Rodriguez; his parents, Primitivo and Maria Trinidad Rodriguez; and three brothers, Jesus Rodriguez, Salvador Rodriguez and Enrique Rodriguez.
Friday’s Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave., with burial to follow at 1:30 p.m. at Chapel of the Chimes, 32992 Mission Blvd., in Hayward. Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements.
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