THOMPSONTOWN - Jorgie J. Rodriquez, 35, of Thompsontown, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
He was born Jan. 15, 1979, in Lancaster.
He is survived by: his wife, Rebecca M. (Soder) Rodriquez, whom he married on May 23, 1998; three sons, Dakota Rodriquez, Jorgie "Jay" Rodriquez, and Blake E. Rodriquez, all at home; his mother, Tabitha G. (Trego) Orwan, of Lewistown; two half brothers, Jesus Luiz Rodriquez and Jesus David Rodriquez; one half sister, Margarita Rodriquez; four stepsisters; three stepbrothers; three uncles, Russ Trego, Bobby Trego and Dean Trego; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by: his father, Jesus Luiz Rodriquez; his stepfather, Harvey Orwan; one aunt, Judy Lynn Trego; his grandparents, Margaret and Russell Trego Sr.; and his mother-in-law, O. Gail Soder.
He drove trucks for Valley Protein and was a member of Thompsontown Fire Co.
He enjoyed collecting Hess Trucks, fixing up old vehicles and hosting backyard barbecues.
His funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2014, at Guss Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with Pastor Kathy Clark officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Interment will be at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions in memory of Jorgie may be made to any Kish Bank location, attention: Jorgie Rodriquez Memorial Fund.
Condolences may be left at www.gussfh.com.