Frank G. Rodriguez, 73, passed away on the evening of October 26, 2021. He is survived by his loving children Adrian, Clarisa, Melissa & husband Francis McCourt, Xavier and Briana Rodriguez. His siblings Abby Needler Resto & husband David Needler, and Wilma R. Ortiz. His nieces and nephews; Michelle Alexander and her children Grace & Emmanuel, John Eric and Janina Ortiz. The greatest joy in his life were his grandchildren Izabella Rose & Gabriella Rose Rodriguez, and Duke Xavier McCourt. Frank cherished his lifelong friendships and partnerships with his two former wives Edith Maldonado Lassen and Aridania Luna.
Frank was predeceased by his beloved parents; Geronimo Rodriguez and Andrea Rodriguez Resto, both born and raised in Puerto Rico.
Born on September 18, 1948 in Queens New York, Frank was raised in Philadelphia and moved to Puerto Rico, where he attended the University of Puerto Rico earning a bachelor’s degree. Frank later attended New York University where he received a master’s degree in Computer Science.
Frank was an avid golfer who loved to spend his free time on the course enjoying a good cigar. He was extremely proud of his Puerto Rican heritage. He enjoyed music and loved to dance; he was loved by many through whom his vibrant spirit will live on.
Friends and family are invited to celebrate Frank’s life on Saturday November 6, 2021 from 3pm to 6pm at the Failla Memorial Home located at 533 Willow Avenue Hoboken, NJ 07030. Valet parking is available in the rear of the funeral home off of 6th Street.