Jose Louis Rodriguez, 68, passed away at All Saints Hospital on Monday, February 20, 2023.  Jose was born in Rockford, Il, the son of Francisco and Julia (Nee: Rodriquez) Rodriguez.  Jose enjoyed fishing, landscaping and cooking, especially experimenting with new foods and recipes.  He loved helping people, and most of all he loved spending time with his family.  Jose served with the United States Marine from 1973-1978.  He will be deeply missed by his 2 daughters, 2 brothers and 3 sisters along with other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.  Jose was preceded in death by his parents and 1 sister.  Private services and burial were held per Jose’s wishes.