She is survived by one daughter, Maria G. Rodriguez of Pettus, Tx.; two sons, J.D. Gutierrez of San Antonio, Tx. and Ruben Gutierrez of Three Rivers, Tx.; one sister, Maria Castro of Pettus, Tx.; one granddaughter, Sandra (Shawn Simon) Gutierrez of Runge, Tx.; six grandsons, John (Tracy) Gutierrez of Canada, Ricky (Trisha) Gutierrez of Beeville, Joe Anthony Harms of Pettus, Brian (Carley) Hernandez of Odessa, Michael Gutierrez and Joshua Gutierrez both of Three Rivers, Tx.; great-granddaughter, Tristen Gonzales of Runge, Tx.; several other great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson; special nieces, Lydia Cantu of Beeville, Esther (Willie) Martinez of Tuleta, Carolina (Ernest) Lopez of Beeville, Victoria Gutierrez of Tuleta and Veronica (Phillip) Alaniz of Karnes City; several other nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, April 24, from 2-9 pm at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel with a rosary held at 7 pm. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 am on Thursday, April 25, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pettus, Tx. with Fr. Lukose Thirunelliparambil as celebrant. Interment followed at the Pettus Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Michael Gutierrez, Brian Hernandez, Johnny Joe Gutierrez, Joe Anthony Harms, Shawn Simon and Wally Rodriguez.
Honorary pallbearers were Joshua Gutierrez, Henry Cantu, Jr., Josef Garcia, Christopher Guerrero, Jonathan Guerrero, Samuel Guerrero and Ian Guerrero.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel