UPDATE - It is with great sadness and a heavy empty heart that I must share with you that Steven Howard Rodriguez passed on October 17, 2013 surrounded by more than 30 close family and friends at UCSF Benioff's Children's Hospital after fighting the fight so hard each and every day to beat this awful cancer. He was laid to rest on Sunday Nov 3, 2013 in his hometown of Mill Valley, CA with an amazing turnout of family, friends and the community .... over 300 people. This website continues to accept donations on behalf of the family who are not only left without their wonderful loving and amazing son, but now facing daily reminders of that through exorbitant medical bills related to his care. Any excess funds will be donated to one of Steven's favorite charities:
1. The Tamalpais High School CTE Program (http://ctetam.org/) in Mill Valley, CA where he went to high school and loved to do drama and later went to college to pursue his dream of acting. A memorial fund is currently being set up
2. The Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure (http://abc2.org/) Foundation in memory of Steven Rodriguez. Together we will find a cure! It's what Steven wanted. To view a video a Steven made before he passed wanting a cure to be found and documenting his journey click ---> here
The family would like to thank everyone for their generosity, prayers, letters, emails and kindness! Truly amazing and something they will be forever grateful for.
For information on the Team Steven Benefit and Auction at the Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley on Nov 26, 2013 - Please visit - http://teamstevenbenefit.webs.com/ Free tickets for Steven's close friends are being provided by the generous donation of Jerry Pang who himself is battling cancer.
To view Steven's Obituary - go to http://millvalley.patch.com/groups/announcements/p/steven-howard-rodriguez
RIP my dear sweet nephew! We all love and miss you more than words can express and we will continue to fight the battle hard in your name as TEAM STEVEN to find a cure to this horrible cancer. Love, your Aunty Tracy XOXO <3
To view Steven's Vlog's on YouTube - Visit his YouTube Page at
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