Anthony Rodriguez

Obituary of Anthony Rodriguez

Anthony Rodriguez, 72, of Pompton Lakes, passed away on January 30, 2022.

Born and raised in Spanish Harlem NY, Anthony had been a resident of Pompton Lakes since the late 1980s.  He proudly served two tours with the US Army during the Vietnam War, the first in the light armored infantry and the second as a helicopter gunner.  For his acts of bravery, Anthony was awarded the Bronze Star Medal.

Anthony is lovingly survived by his sons, Anthony J. Rodriguez and his wife Leticia, and Michael Rodriguez; and his grandchildren,Tyanna, Joseph, Joshua. 

Visiting hours will be held from 6 to 9 pm Thursday, February 3 at the funeral home.  A prayer service will be held during the visitation at 8:30 pm.  A graveside prayer and military honors will be held at Pompton Reformed Church Cemetery in Pompton Lakes at 11:45 on Friday, February 4.  Friends and family are welcome to meet at the funeral home at 11:00.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Anthony's memory to The Wounded Warrior Project would be greatly appreciated by his family.  

Thursday
3
February

Visitation

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, February 3, 2022
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
Thursday
3
February

Funeral Service

8:30 pm
Thursday, February 3, 2022
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
Friday
4
February

Interment

11:45 am
Friday, February 4, 2022
Pompton Reformed Church Cemetery
59 Hamburg Turnpike
Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, United States