Cory Breck Rodriguez, born August 25, 1991 in Santa Barbara and passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017. Cory attended Atascadero schools and graduated from Atascadero High School in 2009. Cory was a Renaissance man with many interests and talents from mixing music, DJ, playing drums, and spinning fire POI balls for entertainment. He was very adventurous, loved the outdoors, traveling across the country, liked gardening, hiking, snowboarding, wake boarding, and target shooting.
Cory had painted houses for a living working with his dad and worked at All Surface Painting. He currently had been working at San Luis Obispo Marble as a Lead CNC Machinist and is noted for being a bright light to all at work.
He attended Alan Hancock College and majored in the Computer Numerical Program known as CNC Machining. Cory and his team won 1st place at the Skills USA competition for creating a license plate from using the CNC Machining technique.
Cory was taken from us too soon. He leaves behind his parents, Christine Breck Rice and step father Lee Rice of Atascadero, and father David Rodriguez of Santa Barbara, brother David Rodriguez Jr of Santa Barbara and sister Cori Kohler of Atascadero; grandparents, Grandma Dorothy Breck, Grandparents Irene and Leo Silver all from Atascadero; aunts and uncles: Anthony and Anne Breck, Kathy Rodriguez, Yolanda Rodriguez, John Rodriguez and Steve Rodriguez; many cousins and many loved friends we call family.