Francisca Rodriguez, 89, of Belvidere, passed away suddenly on Friday, July 13, 2018. She was born in Durango, Mexico and immigrated to the United States. She married Aurelio Rodriguez and had two children who will miss her dearly. She loved listening to music, going out to dinner and spending time with her precious dog, Bella. She was a woman of faith who was dedicated to her family and her children. She loved to travel and enjoyed life to the fullest.
She will be remembered for her feisty manner, her resilience and the love she had for her children. Survived by her children, Perla Stefanski (Jeffery) and Juan Rodriguez (Gloria Garza), and grandchildren, Isabella, Benicio, Alexandro.
A memorial mass will be held on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. with Rosary prior to mass at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 617 Lincoln Ave., Rockford, Illinois 61102.