MISSION - Jose T. Rodriguez, 88, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.
He was born on March 19, 1925 to Jose Rodriguez and Francisca Tovar.
Survivors include his sons, Juan Rodriguez, Daniel Rodriguez, Manuel Rodriguez, Felix Rodriguez and Guadalupe Rodriguez; daughters, Esperanza Alvarez, Rosario Andis and Linda Garcia; sisters, Celia Rodriguez Tovar, Maria de la Luz Rodriguez Tovar and Maria Elena Rodriguez Tovar; and 31 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Maria de Jesus Rodriguez; sons, Antonio Rodriguez and Jose Rodriguez Jr.; and granddaughter, Anna Delia Rodriguez.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 6, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Flores Funeral Home in Mission. The funeral mass will be held on Friday, Feb. 7, at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Catholic Cemetery in Mission.