She was born Oct. 15, 1955 in Refugio.
She is preceded in death by her father, Anselmo Gutierrez Sr.
Survivors include her mother, Belia Gutierrez of Refugio; one daughter, Maria “Hopie” Hernandez of San Antonio; friend, Gracino Martinez of San Antonio; three brothers, Anselmo Gutierrez Jr., Steve Gutierrez and Ernesto Gutierrez, all of Refugio and two grandchildren.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 3, at St. James Catholic Church. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Steve Gutierrez, Joshua Newman, Dario Jaquez, Shawn Barrera, Luis Alvarez and Robert Loredo.