Rodriguez Maria


Maria Elena "Mini" Rodriguez

Born in Los Mochis, Sinaloa October 13, 1931, raised in Nogales passed away July 13, 2013. She married Johnny Rodriguez and in 1957 settled in Tucson where they raised six children. Mini was a devoted Jehova's Witness and loved teaching about the bible and God's promise of everlasting life in paradise on earth (Rev. 21:4). She enjoyed taking care of children in her home through daycare (DES) for over 30 yrs. She adored her grandchildren, spending time with them, playing with them and cooking delicious specialty meals for her family and friends. Mini is survived by sons, Thomas (Becky), John (Pat), Steve, Richard; daughters, Patricia (Mike), Sandra (Steve); 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Mini was truly loved and will be missed by her family and friends. Visitation to be held Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY (South Chapel), 240 S. Stone Ave., with a Service at 5:00 p.m. Family and friends may express their condolences by visiting