Reyes G. Rodriguez passed away in San Antonio on Sept. 25, 2012. He was 75.
Reyes was born to Erasmo and Florencia Rodriguez on Nov. 6, 1936 in Charlotte, Texas.
As a child, he spent several years at St. Peter's and St. Joseph's Children's home in San Antonio.
In junior high school, Reyes met Lucy Gonzalez, the daughter of Lola Cisneros from Kyle, Texas.
Reyes and Lucy were married on Jan. 19, 1952, two months after his 15th birthday and two months before her 15th birthday.