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Cari-Ella Rodriguez

Mar 18, 1960 - Jun 04, 2022

Cari-Ella Rodriguez

March 18, 1960 - June 04, 2022


Cari-Ella Rodriguez went to be with her Lord on June 4th, 2022 in Anaheim, CA at the age of 62. Cari-Ella was born on March 18,1960 in Southgate, CA to Joe and Marjorie Rodriguez. Cari-Ella is survived by her loving mother, Marjorie L Rodriguez, brother Rosendo Rodriguez (Gilda) sister, Linnie Crane, twin sons, Samuel J Rodriguez and Daniel J Rodriguez (Brittany), beloved grandchildren Isaac, Asher, Ethan and Ayla, all of whom she adored. As well as many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grandnephews whom she loved unconditionally. She was preceded in death by her father Joe H. Rodriguez. Cari-Ella was a devoted, hardworking, single mother to her twin boys, Samuel and Daniel. Shewas deeply connected to Knott Ave Christian Church and received many of her extended family and friends through her fellowship with this community. This included her second family Wayland and Peggy French, mom and dad, Caryn (Jim) Setterquist, and Shari (Lonnie) Anderson,sisters. Cari-Ella's faith was infectious and resulted in a deep seated faith for her sons, sister, and many of her nieces and nephews whom she had the privilege to baptize. She served her church community throughout her life by preparing communion, preparing slides (real ones) for the projector, preparing audio for Sunday, serving on projector, preparing audio for Sunday, serving on special projects and singing in the choir.
She continued to serve in any way she could at the churches she attended more recently. Through her faith, she received mentors and in turn mentored others. She was a true example of how to serve and be served with humility and grace. Cari-Ella touched many peoples lives over the years and will be lovingly missed. Visitation is scheduled for June 27th 5-8pm at White Emerson Mortuary 13304 Philadelphia Street, Whittier, CA 90601. Services will held on June 28th at 9am also at White Emerson. Internment will follow at Rose Hills Cemetery, 3888 Workman Mill Road, Whittier CA 90601. Directions will be provided. Followed by a gathering at the home of Joey and Amy.
Pelerine, 13703 Sunrise Dr. Whittier, CA 90602.

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