Rico Rodriguez's father Roy passes away

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Published: 20:22 EDT, 19 March 2017 | Updated: 11:54 EDT, 20 March 2017

Roy Rodriguez, whose son is Modern Family actor Rico Rodriguez, died last Sunday, March 12.

The 18-year-old ABC sitcom star posted an Instagram photo this Sunday of himself enjoying milkshakes with his father.

'This has been the toughest week of my life. My Dad was the most kind hearted, loving, hard working, determined, and funny man I have ever known,' he wrote.

'He was like a super hero': Rico Rodriguez uploaded an Instagram post this Sunday memorializing his father Roy Rodriguez, who died last Sunday, March 12 'He was like a super hero': Rico Rodriguez uploaded an Instagram post this Sunday memorializing his father Roy Rodriguez, who died last Sunday, March 12

'He was like a super hero': Rico Rodriguez uploaded an Instagram post this Sunday memorializing his father Roy Rodriguez, who died last Sunday, March 12

'He was like a super hero, he had the ability to get the best out of you day in and day out. I'm gonna miss your hugs. I'm gonna miss your advice.'

Rico went on: 'I'm gonna miss your smile, and I'm gonna miss your laugh. I know you're looking down at us right now giving us the green light to move forward.

'I miss you Daddy. I'll love you forever - Your youngest'.

The family: In addition to Rico,  the late Roy had three other children - sons Ray and Roy Jr. and a daughter named Raini (right) who, like Rico (left), acts The family: In addition to Rico,  the late Roy had three other children - sons Ray and Roy Jr. and a daughter named Raini (right) who, like Rico (left), acts

The family: In addition to Rico, the late Roy had three other children - sons Ray and Roy Jr. and a daughter named Raini (right) who, like Rico (left), acts

According to KBTX - a CBS station based in Bryan, Texas - Roy Rodriguez had co-founded and been president of a car club in that town.

In addition to Rico, who was born in Bryan, the late Roy had three other children - sons Ray and Roy Jr. and a daughter named Raini who, like Rico, acts.

Roy is also survived by his wife Diane Rodriguez.

Happier times: Roy is also survived by his wife Diane Rodriguez Happier times: Roy is also survived by his wife Diane Rodriguez

Happier times: Roy is also survived by his wife Diane Rodriguez

This Sunday, Raini posted an Instagram photo of herself with her father, writing: 'You have officially been gone one week daddy and while it has been really difficult, we are all still standing tall and I know it's because you are sending us strength and guidance all the way from heaven.

'My daddy was the greatest man in my life. His work ethic and sense of humor were two of his greatest characteristics, both of which he shared with me. He has taught me so many life lessons and inspired me constantly to follow my dreams. 

'I know you will continue to shine down on me, momma, Rico, Ray, Poppi and baby and we will be ok! I promise to make you proud daddy. I will love and miss you forever. - Your one and only baby girl'.

'My daddy was the greatest man in my life': Raini also posted an Instagram message this Sunday marking the day 'You have officially been gone one week' 'My daddy was the greatest man in my life': Raini also posted an Instagram message this Sunday marking the day 'You have officially been gone one week'

'My daddy was the greatest man in my life': Raini also posted an Instagram message this Sunday marking the day 'You have officially been gone one week'

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