MERIDEN - Daniel Rodriguez, 45, of Parker Avenue South, died Sunday, April 11, 2004, at MidState Medical Center after a long illness. He was the husband of Migdalia ''Dolly'' Vazquez Rodriguez. Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, on June 15, 1958, he was the son of the late Juan Fidel Rodriguez and the late Isabel Roman. He was employed as a supervisor for Framer's Market in Meriden for nine years. He was a parishioner of St. Rose Church and a Eucharistic Minister there and a great leader of the Cursillo Movement at the church. He leaves behind his beloved wife of twenty-five years, Migdalia Rodriguez of Meriden; his youngest son, David Daniel Rodriguez of Meriden; his only daughter, Vivian Rodriguez of Texas; his oldest son, Daniel Rodriguez, Jr.; his granddaughter, Ivelisse Isabel Melendez; his brothers, Melvin Santiago, Rademos Santiago, both of New York; Fidel Rodriguez of Puerto Rico; two sisters, Blanca Rodriguez and Lillian Rodriguez, both of Puerto Rico; his uncle, Pedro Roman of New York; his cousin, Nicza Torres of Meriden; his paternal grandmother, Agripina Rodriguez; several sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; aunts, nephews and nieces and his community of friends. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, April 15, at 10 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church. The Rev. Isaac Calichicco will officiate. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Beecher and Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family.

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  1. Dear Rordriguez family, Our deepest sympathy for your family. Our prayers are with you all. May God bless you and keep you safe always.

  2. Dolly, We are very saddened by the news of Danny\’s passing. We will always remember him and the times we shared together. Our heartfelt sorrow, deepest condolences, and prayers go out to you and family. Love, Rose & Eddie

  3. HELLO MOM VIVIAN DANNYjR IVELISSE AND ME . I WANT TO SAY YOU ARE THE GREATEST IN THE WORLD. VIVIAN\’S BABY MAY NOT SEE MY FATHER, BUT WE CAN TELL ALL MEMORIES ABOUT THAT WONDERFUL MAN AND FATHER. IF IT WEARN\’T FOR HIM I WOULDN\’T BE AS NICE AS I AM. HE RAISED ME TO BE GOOD I LOVE HIM FOR THAT. WHEN MY MOM WAS AT WORK WHO WATCHED ME BUT HIM.

  4. HEY MIGDALIA, LITTLE DANNY, VIVIAN, AND MY BUD DAVID, THIS IS YOUR UNCLE FELIX WANTING TO TELL YOU THAT I LOVE YOU ALL. I KNOW ITS NOT EASY RIGHT NOW, BUT WE ARE ENRICHED BY HAVING HAD DANNY IN OUR LIVES. WE ALL SHARE FOND MEMORIES OF ALL THE PLEASANTRIES HE GAVE US DURING THE YEARS WE ALL GOT TO KNOW HIM. I KNOW I AM BETTER FOR HAVING HIM AS MY BROTHER-IN-LAW. I LOVE YOU ALL,AND WILL CONTINUE TO BE THERE FOR YOU GUYS GOD-BLESS AND LOVE YOUS LOTS FELIX H VAZQUEZ

  5. Migdalia & family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. I know Danny is resting in peace with the lord, but even greater he leaves a family which only grows founder with prayer and guidance. May God bless you all from the Gonzalez Family. Love, Elmer A & Caroline Gonzalez & Family.

  6. Migdalia, Be strong for we will ALL be with you and your family. Always remember the good, and bad times we had with Danny.The handball playing,and Danny becoming a disciple of God. Although, he was stubborn he had a big heart and loved you for always standing by him. Give him a kiss from us. Love you always, Carmen,Rick,Jermaine,Ricky Cardona/Florida

  7. Migdalia, Danny Jr., Vivian, and David we love you all very much. We know that Danny is in a much happier place now. We are always here for any one of you at any time. And I will never forget when Danny, Mickey and I cut David\’s hair. It will stay with me forever.

  8. Migdalia, David and Vivian you guys will never be alone because God will be watching over you. We love you very much and in anything we can do for you, we will be there. My dear sister you will have the strength in me to help you. We love you. Betsy and Raymond Rodriguez

  9. MIGDALIA, VIVIAN,DAVID AND LITTLE DANNY. WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOST. OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL. GOD IS BIG AND HE WILL GIVE YOU ALL THE STRENGHT TO BE STRONG. I LOVE YOU ALL VERY MUCH. YOUR COUSIN, WANDY AND HUSBAND JOSE

  10. MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY FOR YOU MIGDDALIA AND FAMILY. MY PRAYERS BE WITH YOU AND ALL. MAY GOD BLESS AND GIVE YOU STRENGHT AND KEEP YOU SAFE ALWAYS. LOVE BRENDA

  11. Our thoughts, prayers and heartful sympathy is with you all. Let us know if you need anything. Love, The DelCore Family

  12. To the Rodriguez Family, We are sorry for your loss. You are all in our prayers. Even though we\’ve only known Dan for a short time we could see that he was a wonderful person and father. We\’ve gotten to know little David quite well and he\’s a wonderful little boy. He\’s welcome at our home anytime. Your next door neighbors Fred, Toni and Stacie

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