Former Juneau resident Rolando Tolentino Rodriguez died Sept. 4, 2007, in Las Vegas, due to a fall causing a concussion which led to a hematoma. By his side were his brother, Rudolfo Rodriguez, and children. He was 63.
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He was born May 15, 1944, in Cavite, Philippines. He lived in Juneau for more than 20 years and was a retired accountant for the state of Alaska. His hobbies were fishing, playing cards and exercising.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Matilde Tolentino Rodriguez; father, Necomedes Rodriguez; brother, Alberto Rodriguez; sister, Leticia Rodriguez-Climacosa.
He is survived by his five children, Elaine Galimba, Rowena Vergara, John Rodriguez, Melanie Guthrie and Theresa Rodriguez; sister, Natividad Rodriguez-Mascardo; and brothers, Rudolfo Rodriguez and Jimmy Rodriguez.
A service will be held at noon Thursday at St. Paul's Catholic Church. A graveside service and reception will follow. People who knew him are welcome to attend.