|Posted by Betty L. Garcia on April 23, 2012 at 11:05 AM|
Alice, Texas - Manuel Rodriguez, 63 years old passed away Thursday, April 19, 2012 at his residence after a short illness. He was retired from oilfield work. He is preceded in death by his parents, Baltazar Cadena and Anita Rodriguez, his In-Laws, Juan and Juanita Monsevias. He is survived by his wife of 37 years of marriage, Juanita "Janie" Monsevias Rodriguez of Alice, Texas, one brother, Maximino R. ( Bernandina ) Aleman - Corpus Chiristi, Texas, one sister, Gloria ( Rev. Alfredo ) Benavidez of Alice, Texas, one aunt, Nellie ( Antonio ) Medina of Houston, Texas, numerous nieces and nephews. Visitations will begin at 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, 2012 at Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Home in Alice with a Rosary at 7 p.m. that evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, April 23, 2012 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Roberson-Collins Cemetery in Alice, Texas. Serving as Active Pallbearers are Ronnie Benavidez, Abram Benavidez, Benjamin Benavidez, Juan Ruben Gonzalez, Daniel Monsevias,Jr. and Gabriel Monsevias and serving as Honorary Pallbearer will be Eli Martinez. Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Homes, Inc. entrusted with the arrangements.