Arnulfo “Cat” H. Rodriguez, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2022. Arnulfo retired from URI after 20 years; he also started his own construction business. He coached baseball and softball for several years and formed a softball team named “Los Gatos” who were 1st place winners. Arnulfo was a funny, loving, and understanding man. He was a member of Coastal Bend Fellowship Church; and his faith in his lord Jesus was unwavering. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend.
He was preceded in death by his son, Arnulfo Rodriguez, Jr.; parents, Jesus and Eustolia H. Rodriguez.
Among those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 48 years, Rosario Rodriguez; son, Glenn Rodriguez (Melissa Anguiano); daughters, Dina (Johnny) Chavez and Beverly (Danny) Balboa; sister, Mary Ester (Ronnie) Villarreal; brothers, Oscar (Maria) Rodriguez and Jesus (Elvia) Rodriguez, Jr.; 8 grandchildren; and numerous nephews, nieces, and extended family.
The family will receive condolences on Monday, April 25, 2022, at Turcotte-Piper Mortuary, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM; with a prayer service to begin at 7:00 PM. A funeral procession will depart the funeral chapel at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, to Coastal Bend Fellowship Church for a funeral service to be celebrated at 10:00 AM. Rite of Committal and Interment will follow at Evangelico Cemetery in Bishop, TX.
Honoring him as Pallbearers are, Daniel Balboa, Lucas Balboa, Oscar Rodriguez, Jr., Lorenzo Rodriguez, Mark Herrera, and Christopher Youngblood.
Honorary Pallbearer, Marvin Hoosier.
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