Digital Access

Digital Access
Access saukvalley.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, Daily including the e-Edition or e-Edition only.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Sign up for free e-newsletters today.
Obituaries

Enrique Rodriguez

Enrique Rodriguez
Enrique Rodriguez

DIXON – Enrique Rodriguez, 85, of Dixon, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Amboy Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.

He was born Aug. 17, 1927, in Port Arthur, Texas, the son of Enrique and Angelina Rodriguez. He had been employed by the Illinois Central Railroad for 42 years prior to retiring in 1990. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and the Moose Club.

He married Josefina Rebollar on Jan. 6, 1968, in Mexico.

He is survived by his wife of Dixon; children, Henry Rodriguez of Neenah, Wis., Andy  Rodriguez of Rockford, and Mary Kimberly Rodriguez of St. Louis; two brothers, Arthur Rodriguez of Dixon and Jose Rodriguez of Rockford; two stepbrothers, Nicanor Rodriguez of Del Rio, Texas, and Aril Rodriguez of Santa Maria, Calif.; one stepsister, Lupe Sosa of Mexico City, Mexico; and many nieces, nephews and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Jessi Gonzales and Alice Vasquez.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, with a prayer service at 10 a.m. at Jones Funeral Home in Dixon. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon, with the Rev. Bernard Joseph Sehr officiating. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Dixon.

Loading more