Baltazar Rodriguez


Mr. Baltazar Rodriguez was born in Lockhart, Texas on May 23, 1950. He passed away on July 13, 2013.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Dominga Rodriguez; and cousin, Teodore Hernandez.

He is survived by his sisters, Cecilia Valdez and Rose Ann Torres; brother-in-law, Larry Torres; aunts, Sally Lightfoot and Isabel Navarro; special nieces: Theresa Torres, Laura Valdez

, Gabby Valdez and Mia J. Torres; special nephews: Richard Gonzales, Larry Brian Torres, Daniel Torres, Eddie Valdez, Richard Perez, Aaron Lopez, Adrian De Leon, Adonis Torres, Zachariah Valdez and Jeremiah Villalobos.

Prayer Service was held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at the DeLeon Funeral Home. Funeral Service was held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2013, at Emmanuel Episcopal Church. Burial followed in Lockhart City Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were Larry Brian Torres, Eddie Valdez, Richard Perez, Eddie Estrada, Mark Torres, Chavez Gonzales and Honorary Pallbearer, longtime friend Frank Rivera.

Services were under the direction of Samuel J. DeLeon and Son/DeLeon Funeral HomeĀ 110 Cedar St. Lockhart, Texas 78644.



  1. saul yanez 19 July, 2013 at 16:46 Reply

    To Cecilia & family I am so sorry for your lost Balta & I were great friends back in our day!My thoughts & prayers God Bless Baltazar!Your friend Saul

  2. Debra Wilson 22 July, 2013 at 03:31 Reply

    Please know that I am sending you heartfelt thoughts and prayers during this difficult time with the passing of beloved BR.

    So very grateful for the honor of working with and knowing BR as a co-worker and friend for many years while at TxDOT. I will miss him very much.

    • laura valdez 27 September, 2013 at 17:59 Reply

      Thank you Ms. Wilson he is missed it was real nice to meet his friends it gave us all comfort we thank you God bless

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