Ricardo G. Rodriguez, 69 of Lubbock went to be with the Lord Saturday, December 18, 2021. Viewing and visitation will begin Sunday, January 2, 2022, at Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel from 2:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. The funeral service will begin 10:00 a.m., Monday, January 3, 2022, at Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Joe Morin officiating. Interment will follow at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home and Chapel.
Ricardo was born July 14, 1952, in Orange Grove, Texas to the late Jose and Francisca Rodriguez. He married Anjelita Mercado in Lubbock. Ricardo worked as a truck driver for Lubbock Cement for several years. He was a hard worker all his life. During his spare time, he enjoyed salvaging items, fixing them and reselling them. He was also an avid football fan; he especially loved the Dallas Cowboys. Ricardo also enjoyed reading the bible and by his example brought a lot of people to Jesus. Ricardo will be greatly missed; his family will always remember and cherish the memories they have with him.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Israel Rodriguez, and Joe Rodriguez Jr.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Anjelita Rodriguez of Lubbock; his son Ricardo Rodriguez Jr of Lubbock; three daughters, Cindy Subia of Odessa, Reinalda Rodriguez of Lubbock, and Ynacia Ramirez of Lubbock; three brothers, Rolando Rodriguez of Lubbock, Roberto Rodriguez of Lubbock and Simon Rodriguez of Smyer; seven sisters, Angela Garza of Lubbock, Lydia Barrera of Lubbock, Nancy Cavazos of Michigan, Maria Urbina of Tennessee, Virginia Trevino of Lubbock, Gloria Rodriguez of Houston and Melinda Garcia of Woodrow; fifteen grandchildren.