Martha C. Rodriguez


Mayfield – Martha C. Rodriguez, 74, of Chestnut Street, Mayfield, passed away at home on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Calarca, Colombia on February 4, 1948, a daughter of Luis and Amanda Soto Perez and was educated there. Martha came to the US at age 20 and settled in Queens. She moved to Gloversville when she married and later moved to Mayfield.
Mrs. Rodriguez was employed at the former Coleco Industries in Mayfield. Later, she worked as a community health worker at Catholic Charities in Amsterdam.
Martha was a member of the Perth Bible Church for over forty years. She was involved in the Spanish Ministry and was a member of the Hospitality Committee at the church.
She enjoyed flower gardening, scrapbooking, baking, and cooking. Most of all, she loved spending time with family and friends, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Julio C. Rodriguez, whom she married on March 17, 1973; five children, Cynthia (Jason) Edmonds of Pass Christian, MS, Sarah (Michael) Greco of Mayfield, Miguel Cruz of Gloversville, Mark (Cheyenne) Rodriguez of Hudson Falls, and Michael Rodriguez of Amsterdam; four brothers, Hector Perez, Luis Alberto Perez, and Leonardo Perez, all of Colombia, and Nestor Perez of Mayfield; nine grandchildren, Cecelia, Destiny, and Emilio Edmonds, Isabella, Calvin, and Julia Greco, and Elaina, Brianna, and David Rodriguez; three great-grandchildren, Easton, Savannah, and Ryder; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Cremation was performed at Park View Crematorium, Schenectady. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 1 p.m. at the Perth Bible Church, 1863 County Highway 107, Amsterdam, with Pastor Beto Tarasuik, officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Life Saver Ministries, in care of the funeral home. Arrangements are by the Robert M. Halgas Funeral Home, Inc. 111 County Highway 106, Johnstown, NY 12095.

By LH Staff

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