Teofilo Rivera Rodriguez

Teofilo Rivera Rodriguez passed away August 6, 2018 at home surrounded by his family in Crestview, Fla. He was 87 years young. Teofilo was born February 20, 1931 to Carlos Rivera and Maria Rodriguez in Orocovis, Puerto Rico.

He retired from Tecumseh Products after 30+ years. He was a lifelong church member of several churches including St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Adrian, Mich.; Faro Church, Lake Forest, Calif. and finally Lifepoint Church in Crestview. He enjoyed playing the guitar, being at the beach and spending time with family.

He leaves behind a loving and devoted wife, Mary D. Rodriguez; five children, Rose Rodriguez Young (Sylvester), Teofilo, Jr. (Helen), Robert Rodriguez (Irma), Betty Rodriguez Roseboro (Danny), Christine Rodriguez Voles (John); 16 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren and brother, Juan Rodriguez Rivera.

A memorial service for his homecoming was held August 10, 2018 at Davis-Watkins Funeral Home in Crestview, Fla.


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