Rodriguez Obituary (Oct. 27)

Adriana Rodriguez
Services: 11 a.m. Friday at St. Helen Catholic Church in Portales.

Adriana L. Rodriguez, 20, of Portales, died Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2005, at Roosevelt General Hospital.

She was born Jan. 24, 1985, to Diana (Baca) and Arthur Rodriguez. She graduated from Portales High School in May 2003.

Family members said she enjoyed music, movies, and her computer she received from the New Mexico Make-A-Wish Foundation. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother; a brother, Brian Joel; a grandmother, Manuela Rodriguez; and a grandfather, Arturo L. Baca.

She is survived by her father; a brother, Manuel (and wife, Karen); a niece, Mariah of Amarillo; a grandmother, Emma A. Baca; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of relatives and friends.

Father Tobin Hitt will officiate.

Rosary will be at 7 p.m. today at St. Helen Catholic Church in Portales.

Ashes will be interred in Portales Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory of Roswell.