Victor Rodriguez, Sr., age 80, of Taunton, passed away on June 16, 2018 at Morton Hospital.
He was the loving husband of Juanita (Torres) Rodriguez.
Victor was born in Guayama, Puerto Rico, a son of the late Marcelo Rodriguez and Aleja Velazquez.
Before retirement, Mr. Rodriguez was employed as a silversmith with Rosemar Silver Company for many years. He was an avid Red Sox fan, enjoyed travelling and his trips to Foxwoods.
Besides his beloved wife Juanita of over 56 years, he is survived by his sons; Edwin Rodriguez and wife Marianne of Taunton and Victor Rodriguez Jr. and wife Deborah of Taunton, he was the brother of Mario Rodriguez, Angel Luis Rodriguez, Pilar Rodriguez, Petronila Rodriguez, Lucy Rodriguez and Delia Diaz. Victor was the father of the late Jessie Rodriguez, brother of the late Leonides Rodriguez, Jose Antonio Rodriguez and Felicita Aponte.
Mr. Rodriguez's funeral will be held on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:30 am from the Silva Funeral Home 80 Broadway (at Saint Mary's Square) Taunton, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in Saint Mary Church Broadway, Taunton. Interment will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, June 20th from 5 to 8 pm in the Silva Funeral Home.
(Additional parking with handicap access is located on the north side of the funeral home.)
For expressions of sympathy, to sign an online guestbook or to light a memorial candle, visit www.silvafuneralhome.com.