OBITUARY

Melvin Rodriguez

February 28, 1987February 6, 2019

Melvin ”Melly” Rodriguez, age 31, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 6th 2019 at Community Memorial Hospital in Toms River, NJ. He was born February 28th1987 at the same hospital located in Ocean County, NJ. Melvin worked in Ocean County’s construction industry. Melvin was very passionate about working and being able to provide for his children. Melvin truly lived life to the fullest. He enjoyed family fun, with laughter and joy. He always strived to make everyone’s day a little better and brighter. Some of his favorite past times, were fishing, visiting Puerto Rico, indulging in the wonderful Spanish cuisine, music and cars. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his family and children. He adored his son and two daughters and felt incredibly blessed to have them. He was a proud father and loved them unconditionally. His children were always his top priority and motivation for everything he did in life. Melvin had the upmost respect and admiration for his two brothers Carlos and Jose Torres. They were his closest companions and confidants. Through a glimpse at the family photographs and history, it is evident that his brothers were there for Melvin through out significant family and life events. Delmira ”Lele” Martinez, Melvin’s mother, was his pillar of strength and support. They shared a close bond. She as all mothers guided him through life’s trials and tribulations. Despite the loss of his young life, notably Melvin was selfless and had the vison to become an organ donor. Although his life may have been cut short, he will continue to live on through his gift of life to others! It is a blessing for Melvin to leave us with this sense of honor through his contribution to humanity! He is survived by his parents Delmira Martinez and Fernando Rodriguez; his brothers Carlos and Jose Torres; his son Jayden, and daughters Amelia and Olivia. As well as many cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends. He will truly be missed.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, February 13, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, February 14, 2019
  • Entombment Thursday, February 14, 2019
REMEMBERING

Melvin Rodriguez

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Grace Cortes

February 13, 2019

I remember Melvin when he was a little kid when I used to babysit Carlos and Jose . I remember all of them playing and having a good time. My condolences to the family. Love you all. Grace Yoli

Ann Marie Hawkins

February 13, 2019

Till we meet again sweet Melly , you’ll never be forgotten. I’m sorry for your whole family and a loss that’s to devastating for words. Please be at peace with yourself. Gods plan isn’t always ours but I surely believe you’ve saved more than one person with your generous soul . Rest easy Gods lent child . All our love, The Hawkins family ✝️

Daisy and Luis Borrero

February 11, 2019

I'm so sorry for your loss, condolences to all the family.
Daisy and Luis Borrero

jeanette nunziato

February 11, 2019

Melvin was a great Dad he loved is kids more then anything in this world. I know how hard he tried to give them a good life. They will miss him greatly. RIP Melvin you are now home.

Naomi McCarthy

February 9, 2019

My melly mel my partner in crime. I remember you would always call me your tinkerbell and I will cherish ever moment we ever shared. I love you so much.

Shea Hawkins

February 9, 2019

Melly I’ll never forget you my brother, please watch over me...I’ll do my best living for you... god bless your family... till I see you again I love you...

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY