Wilfreda Rodriguez 81 of Atlantic City, passed away Monday, March 12, 2018, at Acuity Specialty Hospital in Atlantic City. Wilfreda was born in Barrio Burene in Tibes, Ponce, Puerto Rico to Juan Rodriguez and Buenaventura Torres and has been a resident of Atlantic City for the past 50 years.
Wilfreda’s family were the joy of her life. She will always be remembered as a loving mother who cherished and spoiled all of her children and grandchildren. She was a phenomenal cook who got great enjoyment out of feeding those who she loved. As an avid Phillies fan Wilfreda would never miss the opportunity to watch her Phillies play. She was a long time member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and Saint Monica Catholic Church until there closing. In her last days she was receiving spiritual guidance, prayers, and bible teachings from the The Love Center Church.
Wilfreda was predeceased by: her parents, Juan Rodriguez and Buenaventura Torres; sister, Aurelia Rodriguez; and grandson, Gary Lee Rodriguez.
She is survived by: her loving husband, Miguel A. Gonzalez; children, Angelo (Paula) Rodriguez, Ruben (Anna) Rodriguez, Mildred (Tyrone) Russell, and Mike (Charmelle) Gonzalez; ten loving step-children; siblings, Efrain Rodriguez, Lydia Rodriguez, Catalina Rodriguez, Israel Rodriguez, Veronica Rodriguez, Raquel Rodriguez, and Edwin Rodriguez; grandchildren, Angel Rodriguez, Jessica (Wilberto) Torres, Ruben Rodriguez, Jr., Eric Rodriguez, Miguel Holliday, Noah Holliday, and Tierra Velez; great-grandchildren, Gabriel Rodriguez, Hazel Rodriguez, and Scarlett Rodriguez; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Homegoing Services will be 11AM Saturday March 17, 2018, at The Love Center Church, 2006 East Riverside Drive, Atlantic City, where friends may call from 9AM. Interment Laurel Memorial Park, Egg Harbor Twp, immediately following services. Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com