Rodriguez, Blanca E.

Blanca Estela Rodriguez, 45, of Muleshoe, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 in Lubbock.

She was born on Feb. 29, 1960, in Mexico. She married Raul Rodriguez in Portales on Feb. 4, 1976.

Mrs. Rodriguez was a member of the Iglesia Bautista Belen Church of Clovis. She moved to Muleshoe from Needmore 15 years ago. She worked as a custodian for the U.S. Postal Service in Muleshoe.

She was preceded in death by her father, Pedro Burciaga.

Survivors include her husband; her son, Raul Adam Rodriguez of Muleshoe; her daughter, Michelle Rodriguez of Muleshoe; her mother, Nicolasa Burciaga of Portales; three sisters, Dulces Valdez, Olaya Espinoza, and Elida Lopez all of Portales; two brothers, Pedro and Saul Burciaga, both of Portales. She is also survived by her grandson, Jacob E. Rodriguez.

Rev. Pedro Escobar and Rev. Jesus Espinoza will officiate services.

Arrangements are by Ellis Funeral Home of Muleshoe.