MONEY TO HELP HIS FAMILY.>>NEVER MET HIM IN MY LIFE. BRIAN: TONI MACIEL DIDN’T KNOW
MARTIN RODRIGUEZ GONZALEZ. SHE SAYS THE BAR IS LIKE FAMILY
AND WHILE SHE WAS A REGULAR, HE
WAS NOT.>>THAT WAS HIS FIRST TIME
THERE. FIRST TIME BEING THERE. YES. BRIAN: HE DIED THE NIGHT HE
CAME. SO SHE WANTED TO HELP. SHE SET UP THIS GOFUNDME, AND
AFTER TALKING WITH POLICE, SHE’S
LEARNED A LOT.>>I THOUGHT IT WOULD BE NICE TO
HELP HIM OUT JUST BECAUSE OF THE
FACT THAT HE HAD NOBODY HERE IN
THE UNITED STATES. NOBODY KNEW WHO HE WAS. BRIAN: SHE SAYS RODRIGUEZ CAME
TO THE U.S. 39 YEARS AGO. SHE LEARNED IT ALL AFTER TALKING
ON THE PHONE WITH HIS SISTER
ROSA IN CUBA.>>HE NEVER GAVE ANYBODY ANY
PROBLEMS. HE WAS A GOOD MAN. WE SPOKE

BRIAN: WE SPOKE WITH HER TODAY. WE ASKED WHAT RODRIGUEZ WAS
LIKE. AND SHE BROKE DOWN IN TEARS. AFTER DECADES, THE TWO FINALLY
WERE ABLE TO SPEAK EARLIER THIS
YEAR.>>WHEN THEY CONNECTED THIS
YEAR, THEY DID NOT EVEN GET TO
TALK. THEY WERE CRYING OVER THE PHONE
FOR LIKE TWO HOURS CAUSE THEY
COULDN’T BELIEVE IT. IT’S BEEN 39 YEARS. BRIAN: THAT’S WHEN RODRIGUEZ
LEARNED HIS MOTHER PASSED AWAY
14 YEARS AGO. THE BROTHER AND SISTER HAVE
CALLED DAILY SINCE. THEY SPOKE THE DAY HE DIED.>>SHE’S VERY GRATEFUL AND SHE
THINKS IT’S VERY BEAUTIFUL ALL
THE HELP THAT PEOPLE ARE GIVING
HER.