Adelina Rodriguez, 88 passed away peacefully on April 21, 2021 at her home surrounded by family. She was born on April 15, 1933 in Crystal City, Texas to Juan Gallegos and Francisca Rendon Gallegos. She retired from Texas Tech University, Hospitality Services after many years of loyal service. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She enjoyed gardening, embroidery, and watching classic Spanish movies. She also loved a good margarita. She will be remembered for her sense of humor but most importantly the love and devotion for her family.
She is survived by her brother, Lorenzo Montoya, three daughters, Janie Hilburn, Sylvia Henrickson (Steve Henrickson), and Sonia Rodriguez (Michael Perez). Nine grandchildren, Jeremy Hilburn, Laura Hilburn Cuevas, Robert Page, Alexandria Page, Michael Page, Corey Perez, Sebrena Arguello, Suzie Rodriguez and Seth Abshier. She had three great grandchildren, Mason Hilburn, Melody Perez and Greyson Martinez.
She is preceded in death by her parents Juan and Francisca, one sister, Celia, four brothers, Isidro, Manuel, Cloifas, and Tereso.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Lubbock, TX with Father Raymundo Manriquez officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 23, 2021 beginning at 1:00 p.m. with the Rosary service beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Guajardo Funeral Chapels. Burial will take place at Peaceful Gardens, Woodrow, TX. Memorial donation in lieu of flowers may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, www.alz.org.
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