Persida Rodriguez, 81, of Saint Petersburg, passed away peacefully on August 31, 2021, at her residence. She was born May 4, 1940 in Juncos, Puerto Rico, a daughter of the late Agapito Gonzalez and Felicita Reyes Flores Pena. Persida was a homemaker and moved to Florida in 1988 from Chelsea, Massachusetts.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 56 years, Tomas Rodriguez; her daughter, Priscilla Calderon; her brothers, Juan R. Reyes Flores, Genaro Reyes Flores & Benigno Reyes Flores; 5 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by Wanda E. Algarin (Daughter), Luis Reyes Flores (Brother), Miguel A. Reyes Flores (Brother) & Rafael Reyes Flores (Brother).
Memorial Gathering in Her Honor will be held at Taylor Funeral Home on Wednesday September 8, 2021 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.