Manuel Rodriquez, a Milpitas resident of 50 years, died Aug. 26 at the age of 87.
Born in Mexico, Mr. Rodriguez worked in general construction. He loved gardening and attending church.
Mr. Rodriguez is survived by his loving and devoted wife Socorro Rodriguez; children Genevieve Rico, Mary Pacheco, Lydia Shedenhelm, Diana Bell and Manuel C. Rodriguez; sons-in-law Domingo Rico, David Pacheco, Darrell Shedenhelm and Ernest Bell Jr.; and grandchildren Sebastian and Juliana Rico, Adriana, Sylvia, and Andrea Pacheco, and Gabriella and Ernest Bell III. Services were held Wednesday at Lima Family Milpitas Fremont Mortuary.