Lawrence L Rodriguez

August 10, 1934 ~ July 29, 2022 (age 87) 87 Years Old


Dr. Lawrence Rodriguez, D.C. Marine Veteran, and lifelong Mariachi was our loving husband, brother, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He passed away at home on 29 July 2022 @ 2:44 pm. He was 87 years old. Lawrence was born on 10 August 1934 in Santa Fe, NM.

Lawrence received The Palmer School of Chiropractic Diploma signed by Dr. B.J. Palmer himself on September 30, 1960 and continued to practice in New Mexico for many years after.

Lawrence absolutely loved The Lord, his family and celebrating his ethnicity with margaritas on special occasions while dancing to mariachi music, which he was a member of since the age of fourteen.

Lawrence preceded in death by his parents (Pedro and Ernestine Rodriguez) and his sisters (Cecelia Lepore and Theresa “Tessie” Gonzalez) and his brother (Fernando Rodriguez). 

Lawrence survived by his wife (Mary Helen Rodriguez), his Ex-Wife (Roberta Duax Pickard), his sister (Delores Hall Niteo & her husband, John Nieto), his brother (Rudy Rodriguez & his wife, Georgia), his brother (Fred Rodriguez & Carol Tremblay), his (7) children, (14) grandchildren and (8) great-grandchildren:

Richard Rodriguez (Ex-Spouse, Amy)

Anthony Rodriguez (Spouse, Violet) 

Laura Rodriguez (Significant Other, Kym)

Lawrence V Rodriguez (Spouse, Lita)

Michael Rodriguez (Spouse, Melissa) 

Justin Rodriguez Sanders (Spouse, Laura) 

Renee Lindsey (Spouse, George)

We would like to send a special “Thanks” to Lawrence’s Care Takers from the V.A. Hospice center (Amber Care) Their sincere care for our loved Lawrence was impeccable in his time of need.

You are welcome to join our family for Military Honors at Santa Fe National Cemetery on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 3:00pm..


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Celebration of Life
August 10, 2022

1:00 PM
The Vineyard Community Church
1352 San Juan Dr.
Santa Fe, NM 87505

August 16, 2022

3:00 PM
Santa Fe National Cemetery
501 N. Guadalupe
Santa Fe, NM 87501


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