Rafael M. “Ralph” Rodriquez, 65, of Levelland was reunited with his loved ones on August 8, 2021. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Thursday, August 12, 2021, at Krestridge Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, August 13, 2021, in the Krestridge Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery.
He was born August 28, 1955 in Levelland to Thomas and Christina Rodriquez. After graduating from Levelland High School, Ralph attended South Plains College where he received his associates degree in Law Enforcement.
Ralph enjoyed spending time with family and friends and listening to music. He had earned his red arm bands in Muay Thai, a form of mixed martial arts.
Ralph enjoyed helping Juan Martin with his projects and playing video games with Conde. He was an avid movie watcher. Ralph enjoyed going camping and fishing.
He was employed by Levelland Campus of South Plains College for 14 years.
Ralph was preceded in death by his son, Juan Martin; his parents; maternal and paternal grandparents; and several aunts and uncles.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Maria Rodriquez; son, Conde Rodriquez; brothers, Thomas (Arjelia) Rodriquez of Levelland, Fernando (Brenda) Rodriquez of Lubbock, and Luis Rodriquez of Lubbock; sister, Sylvia (Alvin) Arriaga of Levelland; brothers-in-law, Francisco (Rita) Zuniga of Eagle Lake and Jose (Judy) Zuniga of Levelland; sisters-in-law, Guadalupe (Robert) Soliz of Whiteface, Carmen (Joe) Timmons of Levelland, and Ramona Zuniga of Eagle Lake; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Krestridge Funeral Home. (806) 897-1111
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