Dec 31, 1932 - Sep 16, 2016
A Viewing for Doris Marie Rodriguez, 83, will be held 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., Friday, September 30, 2016 at Davis Funeral Home. A reception will follow at the Senior Citizens Center in Riverton. A private burial will be held at Mountain View Cemetery.
Mrs. Rodriguez died on September 26, 2016 at the Sage West Hospital in Riverton.
She was born on December 31, 1932 in Washington, Oklahoma, daughter of Giles Lee and Lorena Marie (Richardson) Watson.
Doris attended schools in Oklahoma before moving to Wyoming when she was 18 years old. She later moved to Billings, Montana and worked as a CNA for Deaconess Hospital for many years taking care of patients on the post operation floor. Doris also worked in Home Healthcare. She moved to Riverton 15 years ago to be closer to her family.
She loved spending time with her family and friends and took pride in being a foster mom. Doris loved her animals and enjoyed collecting elephants and crocheting.
Survivors include her son, Joe Yates of Riverton; daughters, Lorena Rosendahl and her husband, Dave of Kinnear, WY, Angie Losoya and her husband, Jeremy of Billings, MT and Kathleen (Yates) Roberts and her husband, John of Tampa, FL; 6 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren; foster kids; her special friend, Roberta Logan and her special “daughter” Dora Babione and the love of her life, Pete Rodriguez.
Mrs. Rodriguez was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Julia.
On-line condolences for the family may be made at theDavisFuneralHome.com.
Services are under the direction of The Davis Funeral Home.