Rolando Rodriguez, 54, of Pittston, passed away on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at home. He and his best friend/wife, Diana Eason Rodriguez, celebrated their 19th wedding anniversary on October 12, 2020.
Born in Paterson, NJ, he was a son of Carmen Marcarno Rodriguez, Paterson, NJ and the late Luis A. Rodriguez, Sr.. He was a graduate of John F. Kennedy High School, Paterson, NJ. Prior to his illness, he was employed by Wilkes-Barre General Hospital as a nursing assistant.
Rolando was a beloved son, husband, brother and friend. He will be remembered for his smile, his love of time shared with family and his enjoyment of music. His memory will live on forever in the hearts and minds of those who were blessed to have known and loved him.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by his brothers, Luis Rodriguez, Jr. and wife, Sylvia, Pequannock, NJ and William Rodriguez and wife, Rosemarie, Totowa, NJ; sister, Miriam Cariglia, S. Carolina; several nieces and nephews, great niece and great nephew, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family.