Joseph Rodrigues, 97
Joseph (Babe) Rodrigues passed away peacefully, on August 8, 2018, at his residence, in Waiehu Kou 1, under the wonderful care of Hospice Maui. Joe was born in Taft, California on April 28, 1921.
Joe was a WW2 veteran who was stationed in Okinawa at the end of the war. Joe was a retired Supervisor/ Carpenter for the Richmond Unified School District. Joe loved to play golf and socialize with his Rodeo buddies in his younger days. Joe and his second wife, Kay, were full time RV’ers before Maui.
Joe was predeceased by his first wife, Mary Cole/Rodrigues and his second wife, Katherine Lorentsen/Hamilton/Rodrigues as well as stepsons, Stephen and Van Hamilton.
Joe is survived by his Daughters, Donna Rodrigues/Clark, Deanna (Ron Scott) Rodrigues/ Hooker, Robin (the late David), Hong and by his son Kirk (Kathleen) Hamilton. Grandchildren Eric and Jennifer Norlin, Kawika (Tamra) Hong, Adam (Maile) vanAlderwerelt, as well as great and great great grandchildren.
Services will be held at the Saint Joseph Cemetery, 2560 Church Lane, San Pablo, CA at 11:00am on Friday, August 24, 2018.
Condolences may be sent at: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com