Celestino Rodriguez Gonzales
May 17, 1939 - September 26, 2014
Celestino Rodriguez Gonzales, 75, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at his home in Hood River, Ore. Celestino was born May 17, 1939, to Cresenciano Rodriguez and Eloisa Gonzales in Zacatecas, Mexico.
In 1964 Celestino married Cleotilde Jauregui in Mexico. He loved spending time with his family, telling stories and jokes, and was very interested in cars.
Celestino was a devoted member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hood River.
Celestino is survived by sons Jorge Rodriguez and Miguel Rodriguez, of Hood River, and Octavio Rodriguez, of Portland, Ore.; daughters Hilda Rodriguez, Irma Rodriguez and Maribela Rodriguez, all of Hood River, and Raquel Rodriguez, of Mexico; 22 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his father, Cresenciano Rodriguez, and his mother, Eloisa Gonzales.
A viewing was held Sunday, Sept. 28, at Anderson’s Tribute Center. A funeral service was held Monday, Sept. 29, at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, 1501 Belmont Ave., Hood River, with interment immediately following at Idlewilde Cemetery, 980 Tucker Road, Hood River.
Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson’s Tribute Center (Funerals • Receptions • Cremations), 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.
Condolences are being received online.