Francisco R. Gutierrez, resident of Bishop, Texas, age 83, passed away Wednesday April, 25, 2018 in Corpus Christi, Texas. He was born on November 23, 1934 in San Benito, Texas to Jose Gutierrez and Juana Razo. Francisco worked as a produce operator for H-E-B Kingsville, for twenty-nine years. In retirement he was current proud owner and operator of “The Bar” in Bishop, Texas.
He is preceded in death by his Sister Estella Bowie, Brother Jose Gutierrez, and Sister-in-law Nelda Gutierrez
He is survived by former spouse Gloria Gutierrez, two sons Frankie (Maria) Gutierrez, and Robbie (Lisa) Gutierrez; daughter Cindy (Vince) Erno; five brothers Roberto Gutierrez, Gilberto (Antonia) Gutierrez, Manuel (Solidad) Gutierrez, Julian (MaryJo) Gutierrez, and Juan (Dolores) Gutierrez; two sisters Virginia Gutierrez and Margarita (Lupe) Saldana.
Walk-In Visitation will be Friday, April 27, 2018 from 1:00 p.m.-9:00p.m. at Turcotte Piper Funeral Home. A Rosary will also be recited on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 8:45 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church in Bishop, Texas. A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St. James Cemetery in Bishop, Texas. Services are entrusted to Turcotte Piper Mortuary Kingsville, Texas.
It is with sadness that I send this message regarding my good friend, Francisco. I used to visit him each time I went by "The Bar" in Bishop. My sincere condolences. R Cabrera
Rene CabreraCorpus Christi, TX
God's blessings on all.
Dr. Keith BellamyWoodville, TX
Criselda GonzalesSugar Land, TX