Santos Rodriguez, a NYC Housing maintenance worker, died on July 16.
Born in Cayey, Puerto Rico, Rodriguez was a Rockaway resident for 49 years, He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II.
He is preceded in death by his son, Louis Angel Rodriguez. He is survived by his wife, Carmen; his sons, Jose, Ubaldo, Anibal, and Carmen; his grandchildren Timothy, Anibal, Mario, Ramon, and Angela Rodriguez and his great-grandchildren Kayla and Sonny Rodriguez.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home in Rockaway Beach. A service was held at the funeral home on July 17.