Hipolito Perez Rodriguez, 79, was welcomed home with open arms by our Lord and Savior on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. He was born in Charco, Texas on December 24, 1934 to Tomas and Juanita Perez Rodriguez. He was a Carpenter and Pastor of Templo Nuevo Jerusalem and a lifelong resident of Robstown, Texas. Hipolito was a loving and caring pastor, husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed by all of his family, friends and congregation.

Hipolito goes home to reunite with his parents; his brothers, Margil Rodriguez, Rosendo Rodriguez, Tomas Rodriguez, Jr.; and his sister, Flora Rodriguez whom preceded him in death.

He leaves to cherish his loving memories his loving wife of 33 years of marriage, Mary Jane Rodriguez; his children, Rebecca Marie Rodriguez, Felicia R. (Ruben) Bahena, Veronica Celeste Rodriguez, Anita R. (Craig) McCaslin, Adelicia R. Hernandez; his brothers, Jose Rodriguez, Amador (Mary) Rodriguez; and his sister, Felisita (Eustolio) Trevino. He was also blessed and adored by his seven grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Prayer Service will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday & Thursday, April 23 & 24, 2014 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 25, 2014 at Templo Nuevo Jerusalem in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at Robstown Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements By: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.