Pedro T. Rodriguez, age 89, a resident of Kingsville, Texas passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 in Kingsville. He was born August 1, 1928 in Kingsville to Roman Rodriguez and Catarina Torres Rodriguez. Mr. Rodriguez was a retired carpenter. He was a past member of the Knights of Columbus Council #2623.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolina H. Rodriguez; and son, Manuel H. Rodriguez.
Pedro is survived by one daughter, Corina Rodriguez (Joey Flores) of Kingsville; four sons, Pete (Diana) Rodriguez, Israel (late Diana) Rodriguez and Daniel H. (Linda) Rodriguez, all of Kingsville, and Cheque (Gracie) Rodriguez of San Antonio, Texas; one brother, Ernesto (Gloria) Rodriguez of Pasadena, Texas; 16 grandchildren; and 41 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Monday, May 14, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Turcotte-Piper Mortuary Chapel. Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Monday, May 14, 2018 at the Turcotte-Piper Mortuary Chapel. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 1400 Brookshire Drive, Kingsville, with Fr. Juan Fernando Gamez as celebrant. Burial will follow in Kingsville at Resthaven Cemetery.
Services are entrusted to Turcotte-Piper Mortuary, 205 General Cavazos Blvd., Kingsville, Texas.
Tio Pete was full of life and enjoy being with family.
I remember growing up that I would see my grandparents Sam & Celia Alvear and Tio Pete just laughing away and really having good times together.
RIP and have good times laughing with your family in heaven.
Amelia (Emily) Alvear
Amelia (Emily) AlvearHousotn, TX