Rodriguez, Pedro ag 81 of Newton, NJ passed away Friday April 16, 2021. Born in Puerto Rico, Pedro had lived in Kearny for over thirty years before moving to Newton three years ago.
Son of the late Julio and Monserante Rodriguez, Pedro had worked many years as a ma-chinist for Creative Industries South Plainfield, NJ and later the Monmouth Medical Center Hospi-tal. He is survived by his beloved wife Carmen (nee Matias) Rodriguez, his sons Raymond Rodriguez, Pedro Rodriguez Jr. and Miguel A. Lopez Jr., his daughters Yvette Reynolds, Malissa Matos, Daisy Valentin.
Also surviving are his brothers Raymond, Jose and Nelson Rodriguez, his sisters Olevencia Rodriguez and Carmen Fuentes as well as his sixteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Tuesday April 20, 2021 from 2-6 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, NJ. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday April 21, 2021 at 10:30 AM in the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church 24 Halsted St. Newton, NJ. Private Cremation Services will follow. Online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com