Felix G. Rodriguez, age 81, quietly departed this life on Sunday, July 19, 2020, in Tracy, California. He was born on May 30, 1939, in Victoria, Texas to the late Tomas Rodriguez and Luisa Gonzales Rodriguez.
Felix was an auto painter for 38 years. He continued to enjoy working on cars as a hobby after his retirement. His favorite pastime was spending time with his wife, grandchildren and extended family, taking road trips and camping.
Felix was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and was loved by all. His beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of his wife of 63 years and his children.
He is survived by his wife, Beatrice; daughter, Alice Caracciolo of Brisbane;
sons, Felix (Veronica) Rodriguez of Victoria, Texas, Richard (Nathalia) Rodriguez of Pleasanton, David Rodriguez and Stephen Rodriguez of San Francisco, and Albert Rodriguez of Tracy; 12 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Defina Rodriguez, Luisa Rodriguez and Isabel Garcia; and brothers, Joseph Ortiz, Paul Rodriguez, Tom Rodriguez and Robert Rodriguez.
Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 South Central Avenue, is in care of Mr. Rodriguez’s services. Visitation was observed Thursday, July 23, 2020, with a chapel service livestreamed via Felix’s tribute page. Burial blessing will be on Friday, July 24, 2020, at 2:30 p.m. at Tracy Public Cemetery. An online guest book is available at www.frymemorialchapel.com
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