Carroll Rodrigues, 87, of Methuen, MA, passed away June 26, 2020, at his home with his loving family by his side. Born in Lowell, MA, he was the son of the late Manuel and Julia (Periera) Rodrigues.
Carroll worked at Cardinal Shoe and retired from Raytheon in 1995. His passions were working on the restoration of his beloved antique car and riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He was a big fan of the Boston Red Sox and wrestling. Carroll also enjoyed summer vacations at Old Orchard Beach, ME, and Lake George, NY, and loved his wife’s amazing Italian cooking.
Carroll is survived by his wife, with whom he would have shared sixty-four years of marriage on June 30th, Patricia Ann (Campopiano) Rodrigues, formerly of Providence, RI; his children, Carl Rodrigues and his partner Rich Malenfant of Haverhill, MA, Lisa Rodrigues Ash and her husband Rick of Danvers, MA, and Mario Rodrigues and his wife Cheryl of Chesapeake City, MD; his grandchildren, Amy Talarico, Anthony Rodrigues, Danna Rodrigues Casserly, and Andrew Nagle. He also leaves nine great-grandchildren.
Carroll was predeceased by his brother, Manny Rodrigues of Tyngsboro and sister, Mary Rodrigues Ninteau of Lowell.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Monday, June 29, 2020, from 4:00-8:00 PM at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley Street in Methuen. Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Methuen.