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Ruben (Wacho) Rodriguez Jr.

Obituary of Ruben (Wacho) Rodriguez Jr.

March 27, 2021

It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Ruben Wacho Rodriguez. Beloved husband of Elizabeth, father of Makayla, Ruben, Nick, and Logan and Pop Pop of RJ (Ruben Jake). Born and raised in Hells Kitchen, Wacho truly was one of a kind. He will be sorely missed by many.

Funeral Services


March 30, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

March 30, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Crestwood Funeral Home

445 West 43rd Street

New York, NY 10036

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Funeral Mass

March 31, 2021

Sacred Heart Church

457 W 51st St

New York, NY 10019

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Wacho was such a great guy. I will always remember him for his kind heart, wit, and love for his family. I'm grateful to have him in my life. He raised a beautiful family and he was a true man. I miss you Wacho. Heaven now has a wonderful angel.
We love you all
Armando Cosme & Family

Posted by: Armando Cosme - New York, NY - March 28, 2021

My condolences to your family.Although we saw each other mostly in passing,he was another solid member of the midtown Hell's Kitchen family.Even if we hadn't seen each other in ages I feel the pain of another hermano gone too soon! Bendiciones!!

Posted by: Mabel Lozano - Hollywood, FL - April 1, 2021