Rudie Canco Macias, 73, passed away Nov. 13, 2012 in Blythe at Palo Verde Hospital. Rudie was born June 22, 1939 in Blythe to Ignacio and Isabel Martinez Macias.
He worked for McBride Pump & Supply for many years and went on to work many years in construction. He was also a councilman on the Chemehuevi Indian tribe for a couple of years.
Rudie loved to go fishing, gardening, cooking and loved to hang out and have a cold beer.
Rudie is survived by brothers, Ignacio Macias and George Macias; and sister, Helen Macias; his daughters, Stella Macias, Yolanda Macias and Corina Macias; and stepson, Eddie Meraz.
Rudie was preceded in death by his parents, Ignacio and Isabel Macias; his brothers and sisters; David, Daniel, Richard, Mike, Delores, Susie, and Belen Macias.
Memorial service will be held on Nov. 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Frye Chapel & Mortuary.