Raymond Rodriguez

(Feb. 5, 1923 - Sept. 17, 2021)


Raymond Rodriguez, 98, passed away at his residence on Sept. 17, 2021. 

Raymond was born on Feb. 5, 1923, in Powell, to Joseph Rodriguez and Jessie Garcia. He lived in Powell. 

He married Marina Ponce on Feb. 5, 1948. 

Raymond was a farmer and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II as an electrician mate. He was a member of St. Barbara’s Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Veterans of Foreign Wars, as well as snowmobilers and golf clubs. He enjoyed travel, golf, and snowmobiling. 

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, brother Robert, son Robert, sisters Mary and Lupe, and baby sister Mary.

He is survived by his daughter-in-law Barbara (Starkovich), son Danny and his wife Linda (Samagaio), son David and his wife Pinky (Ramirez), daughter Maggie (Jeff) Brandt, and sister-in-law Laura (Harold) Stoll, 11 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. 

Rosary will be on Sept. 21, 2021, at St. Barbara’s Catholic Church, at 6:30 p.m., with visitation at 6 p.m. 

Funeral Mass will be on Sept. 22, at 10 a.m., with burial at Crown Hill Cemetery. 

Pall bearers are Matt Rodriguez, Paul Brandt, Karl Rodriguez, and Tami Justis. 

Memorials can be sent to St. Barbara’s or Powell Senior Center.