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Rodolfo "Rudy" Rodriguez

February 14, 1959 ~ November 5, 2021 (age 62)


Rodolfo “Rudy” Rodriguez, age 62, of East Chicago, Indiana passed away Friday, November 5, 2021.  Rudy is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Maria del Rosario Rodriguez; three daughters:  Josefina, Rebeca (Andres) Contreras, and Irene (Gerardo Juarez) Doria; two grandchildren:  Ulises and Paloma Juarez; nine siblings:  Rodrigo (Maria) Rodriguez, Carlos Rodriguez, Cleofas Rodriguez, Ruben (Nilsa) Rodriguez, Luz Maria Rodriguez, Rosalva (late Javier) Cardenas, Rebeca Rodriguez, Gloria (Genaro) Saenz, and Margarita Rodriguez; numerous nieces and nephews.  Preceded in death by his parents:  Hermilo and Josefina Rodriguez; and brothers:  Jose Manuel and Guadalupe.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 10:00 am DIRECTLY at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 3510 Deodar Street, East Chicago, Indiana with Rev. Luis Fernando Duque officiating.  Burial to follow at St. John Cemetery, Hammond, Indiana.  Visitation will be on Thursday from 2:00 to 8:00 pm at FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, Indiana.

Rudy was a graduate of East Chicago Washington High School.  He was an employee of the City of East Chicago for over 20 years in various positions.  Rudy was an avid Tigeres de NL soccer team, but most of all enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.  To send an online condolence please logon to:

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November 11, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fife Funeral Home
4201 Indianapolis Blvd.
East Chicago, IN 46312

Mass of Christian Burial
November 12, 2021

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Church
3510 Deodar Street
East Chicago, IN 46312

November 12, 2021

St. John Cemetery
1547 - 167th Street
Hammond, IN 46320

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