Benjamin Rodriguez Sr., 73, a resident of Oswego passed away on February 8 at the Upstate Medical University in Syracuse.
He was born in Coamo, Puerto Rico and had attended schools in Puerto Rico.
He was employed with Ferlito Farms and the SUNY Oswego.
He loved being outdoors whether it was planting flowers and garlic or tending to his vegetable garden.
He loved antique cars.
Surviving are his companion of 22 years,Isabel Rodriguez Febus, his children,Benjamin Rodriguez Jr, Yanitza Ortiz , Suheil Ortiz, Zuley Ortiz, Javier Maldonado, Danielle Correa, Manuel Correa and several grandchildren.
There are no funeral services or calling hours.
Arrangements are in care of the Dowdle Funeral Home.