Andrea Varela Rodriguez

Nov. 30, 1944 – Aug. 3, 2012

Andrea V. Rodriguez died on Aug. 3, 2012, at the Billings Clinic after battling a lung illness. She was 67 years old and a Lovell resident.

She was born on Nov. 30, 1944, to Ramona Varela and Eusebio Rodriguez in Lovell. She was their eighth child out of 10 children. She loved listening to music, visiting with friends and the company of her family.

Andrea Varela Rodriguez

She worked at Queen Bee Honey and the Lovell Elementary School in the cafeteria until her mother got sick, at which time she cared for her mother and little sister.

She is survived by her brothers Albino Rodriguez and Alex Rodriguez Sr.; her sisters Tomasa Gutierrez, Camila Rodriguez, Ramona R. Frias and Marina V. Rodriguez and by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eusebio Rodriguez and Ramona Varela, and brothers Frank Rodriguez, Sam Rodriguez and Lyle Franco Sr.

Her rosary was held on Monday at Haskell Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was held on Tuesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Lovell. Burial was in the Lovell Cemetery. Haskell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family online at

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