Kory J. Rodriguez 1961-2013

YOUNGSTOWN – Kory J. Rodriguez, 51, died Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 15, 2013.

He was born Feb. 3, 1961, in Youngstown, the son of Luis and Gloria Sierra Rodriguez.

Kory was employed as a truck driver and was a member of St. Elizabeth Church until its closing.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and earned the rank of private.

Survivors include his wife, the former Patricia Farris; his children, Anna Lawson, Jena, Kory Jr., James and Gino Rodriguez, Kasina, Kory and Mariah Flowers, and Brittanee Beck, all of Youngstown; 18 grandchildren; four brothers, Angel and Jose Rodriquez and Marco and Kevin Ramirez; and four sisters, Ana Cruz, Elena Ramirez-Robles, Linda Ramirez-Arzuaga and Kimberly Rodriguez-Verhest.

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter.

Friends may call from 9:30 to 10:50 a.m. Saturday at the Rossi & Santucci Funeral Home in Boardman, where a funeral service will follow at 11 a.m.