Leticia A. Rodriguez Obituary

BEMIDJI, MN – Leticia Amanda Patella Rodriguez, “TissBawl”, 27 years young, of Bemidji, Minnesota began her journey home unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 10th, 2020 from Bemidji, MN.  She was born to Miranda Butcher and Rodolfo Rodriguez, Jr. on June 20th, 1993 in Minneapolis, MN.

Leticia was a dope soul all around.  Everyone loved to be around her.  She had a contagious laugh and sense of humor that kept those around her smiling and laughing.  Leticia was huge on family, but her children were her world.  She would do anything to help her family.  Leticia loved being adventurous and outgoing, she enjoyed listening to music and dancing with Cassidy.  She also enjoyed going to work, hanging out with her friends, going to powwows and cooking.

Family that Leticia is reunited with are her parents, Miranda Butcher and Rodolfo Rodriguez, Jr.; grandparents, Lorraine Butcher and Daniel Masqua; auntie, Jolaine Bigbear; special friend, Sonnie Ringley and numerous other family members.

Those left behind to forever cherish her memory are her children, Ava Rodriguez, Anthony Robinson, Jr. and Cassidy Ammesmaki; sisters, Nyiesha Surratt, Delores “Lola” (Brandon) Rodriguez, Renee Rodriguez, Alexandra (Erik) Butcher, Mikayla Butcher and Carol Martinez; brothers, Luiz (Sydney) DelaRosa, Malachi Jackson, Isaiah Jackson, Mondo Rodriguez and Romeo Rojas; nieces, Bria, Miranda, Nizhoni, Emmy and Elyce; nephews, Rosendo and Jayvon, many aunties, uncles, cousins and far too many friends to name.

An overnight wake for Leticia will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 16th and continue until her 1:00 p.m. funeral service on Tuesday, November 17th all being held at the Onigum Community Center in Onigum, MN.  Father Matthew Cobb will officiate.  Pallbearers for Leticia will be Luiz DelaRosa, Erik Lopez, Adrian Rice, Kyle Butcher, Anthony Robinson, Nicholas Ammesmaki and Shawn Butcher.  Her honorary pallbearers are Mercedes Fineday, Shania Redday, Joseph Norton, Justice Wind, Patience Thoms, Ashley Diver, Marci Faye Negrette, Calli Jordan, Miranda Rice, Cheylynn Rodriguez, Adrhionah Brown, Alissa Donnell, Missy Morrison and Tyler Butcher.  Interment will be in the St. John’s Episcopal Cemetery at Old Agency, MN.

Leticia’s care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN.  Online condolences for the family may be left at