Herlinda (Linda) S. Rodriguez entered into eternal rest at the age of 80 on July 1, 2018. She was born on May 4, 1938. She was a lifelong resident of Alta Vista Ranch. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church in Escobares, Texas and spent numerous years organizing and teaching CCD to the youth. Her passion was building memories with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. One of her favorite pastimes was gardening.
Herlinda is preceded in death by her husband, Israel Rodriguez; her father Juan Sosa; her mother Espedita Sosa and her sister Guadalupe Guerra.
She is survived by her children, Melba Rodriguez, Christine Arriola (Raul) and Orlando Rodriguez (Valerie). "Mama" was a loving grandmother to 9 grandchildren; Valeria A. Sayavedra, Natalie Peña, Eduardo Luna Jr, Joshua Luna, Isiah Diaz, Katryna Moreno, Victoria Rodriguez, Amanda Rodriguez, & Roberto Rodriguez and 5 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at Rodriguez Funeral Home in Escobares Texas on Tuesday July 3, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday July 4, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. followed by a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Catholic Funeral Mass will be held July 5, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at The Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Escobares, followed by burial services at El Sauz Cemetery in El Sauz, Texas.