Funeral services for Pete “Tikia” Rodriguez will be held at 2 pm Friday, October 18, 2019, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church with Msgr. Gerald Leatham officiating. Burial will follow in the Brownfield Cemetery under the direction of Brownfield Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 5-7 pm, Thursday, October 17, 2019, with a Rosary starting at 6 pm at Brownfield Funeral Home.
Pete was born on November 24, 1948, in Lubbock to Jesus Rodriguez and Manuela Fabila. He was a life-long resident of Brownfield and was affectionately known as “Tikia” by his family and friends. Tikia loved dancing and riding around in his pickup. He was preceded in death by his parents; 3 sisters, Maria Salas, Alicia Reyes, and Anita Talamantez; 2 brothers, Antonio Rodriguez and Gilbert Rodriguez; and 5 nephews, Danny Talamantez, Antonio Reyes, Jr., Jesse Salas, Johnny Sansing, and Roy Rodriguez, who was like a brother to him.
Pete is survived by a brother, Jesse Rodriguez and wife, Isabel of Brownfield; 3 sisters, Manuela Moreno of Lubbock, Josie Sansing of Brownfield, and Tomasa Longoria and husband, Eloi of Brownfield; and numerous nieces of nephews.