Jose Guadalupe Gutierrez, 87, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at Solara Hospital in Edinburg. He was born on August 1, 1921, in GTO, Mexico, to Clemente Gutierrez and Ana Maria Llanos.

He is survived by wife of 60 years, Josefina Gutierrez; sons, Salvador (Cruzita) Gutierrez, Raul (Diana) Gutierrez, Rogelio (Dora) Gutierrez, and Guadalupe (Gracie) Gutierrez Jr., daughter; Teresa (Cruz) Morales, brothers; Manuel Gutierrez and Jesus (Santos) Gutierrez, nine grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren.

Jose Guadalupe is preceded in death by his parents.

Jose was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all those who knew him.

Family received friends June 10 from noon to 9 p.m. in the Chapel of Peace at Ceballos-Diaz Funeral Home in Edinburg with a rosary prayed at 7 p.m. Christian mass was held on Thursday, June 11, at 10 a.m. at St. AnneĀ's Catholic Church in San Manuel. Christian burial followed at El Rucio Cemetery in San Manuel.

Serving as pallbearers were Salvador Gutierrez, Raul Gutierrez,

Rogelio Gutierrez, Guadalupe Gutierrez Jr., Orlando Martinez, and Rolando Peralta.

Funeral services have been entrusted to Ceballos-Diaz Funeral Home

in Edinburg.