Steven J. Rodriguez, 37, of Bellaire, OH died Monday, May 4, 2020 in St. Clairsville, OH. He was born January 26, 1983 in San Antonio, TX a son of Bertha Garza Moreno and Ruben Rodriguez.
Steve was the Chief of Operations for START (Special Tactics and Rescue Training), a Catholic by faith and was a member of Bellaire VFW. Steve proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corp for nine years stationed in Afghanistan and Iraq.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Ermilo Garza; his three loving dogs, Angel, Sissy and Raja.
Surviving are his mother, Bertha (Mario) Garza Moreno and his father, Ruben Rodriguez both of San Antonio, TX; a son, Sebastian Rodriguez and his girlfriend Harley Moffo both of Steubenville, OH; two sisters, Stefanie Saenz and Tracy Rodriguez both of San Antonio; his maternal grandmother, Louisa Garza; his paternal grandmother, Elia Rodriguez; his best friend, U.S. Marine Corp Veteran, Dinero Ciardelli of Bellaire.
Steve will be shipped out to San Antonio, TX for proper burial in Espada Mission Cemetery Cemetery.
Arrangements by Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, Bellaire.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bellaire VFW Post 626 by going to “TMCFunding.com”
Share your thoughts and memories of Steve with his family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com