Anthony Lee Rodriguez

April 13th, 1960August 5th, 2021

Anthony Lee Rodriguez passed away on Thursday, August 5th, 2021 at his home in Firestone, Colorado at the age of 61. He was born on Wednesday, April 13th, 1960 to Phyllis Ann and Ralph Lee Rodriguez in Boulder, Colorado.

Anthony spent his childhood and most of his adult life living in Lafayette, CO. He lived in Firestone, CO for the last 20 years.

Anthony graduated from Centaurus High School in 1979. He served his country in the United States Army for five years. He received his Meat Cutter Certificate and went on to work in Street Maintenance for the City of Boulder for 30 years until he retired.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and training his hunting dogs. Anthony also enjoyed watching Western movies.

He married Toni Plumley and later divorced. He had two children, Stephanie Gutierrez and Joe Rodriguez, and also raised his stepdaughter, Larissa Rodriguez.

Anthony was preceded in death by his son, Joe Rodriguez, his dad, Ralph Rodriguez, and both of his paternal and maternal grandparents. He is survived by his mother, Phyllis Rodriguez; daughter, Stephanie; stepdaughter, Larisa; four grandchildren, Emma, Isaiah, Dylan, and Nicole; two sisters, Tracy Plumley and Diane Lopez, and many nieces and nephews.


Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 31st from 4pm - 7pm at Darrell Howe Mortuary. 

Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, September 1st at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church at 11am. We will process to Fort Logan National Cemetery immediately after. If you would like to be part of the funeral procession, please be in your vehicle with your flashing lights on by 12:30pm. For those who are not in the procession on time, regular traffic laws will apply. We greatly appreciate your understanding and cooperation.


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