A rosary will be recited for Anthony Rodriguez, 37, of Roswell, at 7 p.m., Monday, May 23, 2011, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home with the Rev. Tony Herrera of ficiating.
He passed away May 17, 2011, in his home surrounded by his sons, Christopher and Vicente. Anthony was born April 12, 1974, to Reyes [auth] â€œPelonâ€ Rodriguez and Maria Elena Duarte in Roswell. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother and friend. He will be deeply missed by all his family and close friends. Those left behind to cherish his memory are his wife Misty Rodriguez; mother Maria Elena Duarte; sons, Christopher and Vicente Rodriguez; daughter Leticia Rodriguez; maternal grandmother Ester Duarte; girlfriend Francine Silva; exwife Elizabeth Baca, and their children, Anthony Jr., and Manuel; sisters, Olga and Helen Rodriguez, Dolores Contreras and Leila Zamora; brothers, Christopher, Reyes, Ray, Jerry, Larry, and Victor Rodriguez.
He is also survived by one goddaughter Eddika Duarte, and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and extended family. Honorary pallbearers will be all his brothers, sisters, Beatrice Marquez, and nephew, Steven Dominguez. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.