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Estefana S. Rodriguez - 78

Chicago Heights, Illinois

Estefana S. Rodriguez nee Soto. Age 78. Longtime Chicago Heights resident formerly of Brownsville, Texas. Received her Associates Degree in Education from Prairie State College in 1995. Retired Teachers Assistant after 25 years from Garfield Elementary School. Wife for 62 years of Jesus V. Rodriguez Sr. Mother of Yvonne (Alfredo) Cavazos, Jesus (Elvia) Rodriguez Jr, Corina (Todd) Marcum, Yvette (Julian) Gomez and Javier Rodriguez. Grandmother of 19. Great grandmother of 21. Great great grandmother of 2. Daughter of Maria Librada nee Herrera and Tiburcio Soto Sr. Sister of Pedro (Chayo) Soto, Tiburcio (Maria) Soto Jr, Simon (Grace) Soto, Pablo (Josefina) Soto, the late Antonio (Lupe) Soto, Nico (late Tina) Soto, Domingo (Carol) Soto, and Juan Soto. Aunt and friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th Street (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Saturday April 30, 2022 from 1:00 pm until time of Funeral Services 5:00 pm. Interment private. Info 708-481-9230 and



  • Yvette Rodriguez Gomez

    3 weeks, 6 days ago

    Love and miss you so much. Mucho mucho. <3 

  • Alyssa Rodriguez

    3 weeks, 6 days ago

    Grandma there will never be another like you. Thabk you for everything you have done for the family. Love you and will forever miss you
  • Frances R. Pavlik

    3 weeks, 6 days ago

    God rest her soul. She was a sweet neighbor. Always had a smile. Prayers to everyone. 

  • Jesus Rodriguez Jr

    3 weeks, 5 days ago


    You are one half of my heart, Elvia is the other half. We love you very much and will miss you dearly. We loved taking our vacations with you and Dad until your illness couldn't let you travel. We will always be in pain not having you with us but you will always be in our hearts. Love you and RIP,

  • Antonella Perrino

    3 weeks, 5 days ago

    .we remember your smiley, happy personality. May you Rest In Peace. Our thoughts and Prayers go out to your Family . 

  • Elvia Rodriguez

    3 weeks, 5 days ago

    You had a way of making people feel loved.  I will never forget how you welcomed me to your family.  I will miss you.  May you rest in peace.

  • Simon Soto

    3 weeks, 5 days ago

    Estefy:  Sorry we didn't see much of you since you went up north but you will always be in my heart.  May God keep you in his care.  Simon

  • Hattie Bender

    3 weeks, 4 days ago


    I'm so sorry for your loss. Keeping you and your family lifted in prayer.

  • Corina Marcum

    3 weeks, 2 days ago

    To Our Beloved Reina of the Familia, My heart aches for How strong you fought this terrible disease, You have shown Your Family, So many life skills ..Most importantly to Be Loyal and Supportive to Us All. You've given us strength to persevere in any obstacles that We had come across in Our lives..We will forever Be Grateful to Your Love and Support..Rest in Peace Mama, Love You Always Your Nina‚̧
  • Javier Garza Perez

    3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Love you, I'm going to miss you but I know that I will see you again along with all the love ones that have gone before closed your eyes to this world and opened your eyes to your new from your other Javier in Austin, Texas

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