David John (DJ) Rodriguez

Date of Birth

April 2, 1943

Date of Death

April 28, 2020

City of Death

Santa Barbara, CA

In memory of, David John (DJ) Rodriguez, at 77 years of life passed away early Tuesday morning at home on April 28, 2020 with his family.

A husband of 50 years to his lovely wife, Linda Rodriguez, the son of Angela Yee and father to Anna, Lydia and Monica. Also, survived by his grandchildren Tina, Ricky, Roy, Alyssa and 5 great-grandchildren. A brother to Isabel Larsen, Lupe and Joe Sandoval.

A special thanks to Diane Skare-Zamora, Darryl and Doug Skare for having him as part of their family.

In his school years he attended Dolores Elementary, La Cumbre Jr. High and S.B. High School.

He served in the Navy from 1960-1964. After serving in the Navy, he attended SB City College for Sheet Metal Trade to pursue a career as a Sheet Metal Journeyman.

He kept his family busy with many hobbies which included hunting, fishing, horseshoes, bowling, and trap shooting. He was a member of the Elks #613 and the Faternal Order of the Eagles 442, where he enjoyed bingo with his friends and his granddaughter Alyssa. Alyssa and her Grumpy, as he was lovingly called, enjoyed their special time together watching movies.

In consideration of family and friends, during this difficult time, there will be no services. We will Honor DJ at a later date.


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