Jose Carmen Rodriguez


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Jose Carmen Rodriguez

May 8, 1929 – January 14, 2016


A mass will be held for Jose Carmen Rodriguez on Monday, January 25, at 10 a.m. at St. Margaret Mary Church in Brawley. Father Bernardo Lara will officiate. Visitation will be Sunday, January 24, at Frye Chapel and Mortuary from 6 to 9 p.m. Rosary will be held then at 7 p.m. Burial will be Monday, January 25 at Riverview Cemetery after the Mass.

Jose Carmen Rodriguez was born on May 8, 1929 in Rancho Oja de Agua, Guanajuato, Mexico. Jose Married M. Socorro Rodriguez on May 1, 1946 in Guanajuato, Mexico.

Carmelo was a long time resident of Brawley.  Prior to retiring, he worked as an agricultural foreman for Don Currier, John Benson, and Roger Davis.  He was a hardworking and compassionate family man always ready to help family and friends.  He loved life. He enjoyed growing many fruit trees on his property, socializing, and telling stories of the past. Jose passed on January 14, 2016.

Jose is survived by his wife, M. Socorro Rodriguez of Brawley, his daughter, Blanca Lee of La Grange, CA, and two grandsons, Terrance J. Goins Jr. of Dallas TX and Christopher S. Goins of Brawley, CA.