Diana “Dee” Villanueva, 36 died Monday, April 28, 2014, at her home in Austin.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Ms. Villanueva was born June 25, 1977, in Temple to Daniel and Elvira (Montelongo) Villanueva.
Ms. Villanueva lived in Austin the past 10 years and worked as an operator with Austin Police Department and the Department of Public Safety. Previously, she had lived in Rockdale.
She was a 1995 graduate of Rockdale High School and was a member of the high school band.
While living in Rockdale, Ms. Villanueva was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Survivors are her parents, Elvira and Daniel Villanueva of Katy; her husband, Fidencio Rodriguez of Austin; a son, Ethan Villanueva of Katy; two daughters, Catherine Rodriguez and Allison Rodriguez, both of Austin; a brother, Daniel Villanueva Jr. and wife Ana of Katy; a sister, Olivia Villanueva and fiancée Jonathan Jimenez of Katy; and a nephew, Santiago “Diego” Villanueva.