JOSE "JOE" F. GUTIERREZ Joe passed away October 12, 2013 at the age of 57 years. Born October 5, 1956 in Delano, California to Serfain and Lilia Estella (Anguiano) Gutierrez. Joe had lived in Riverside for 47 years graduating from Riverside Poly High School. He was general manager for Thermal Combustions Innovators, Inc. for 20 years. He loved life, cooking, sports, fantasy football, Cabo, Las Vegas family and especially the Lord. He battled courageously against cancer with his family supporting him all the time. His niece Katrina Macias attended every chemo treatment with him. Joe is survived by his beloved wife Debbie; loving children Andrew and his wife Michelle, Christina Gutierrez; dear brother of Serafin and wife Donna, James and wife Mary, and Anthony Gutierrez; uncle to 6 nephews and 5 nieces; special son-in-law to Theresa Citarella. He was preceded in death by his parents Serafin and Lilia Gutierrez. Family and friends may gather at The Grove Community Church Thursday, October 17, 2013 starting at 4:30 P.M. for visitation and invited to attend his service at 6:30 P.M., 19900 Grove Community Dr., Riverside, CA 92508. Graveside service will be conducted Friday, October 18, 2013 at 10 AM in Olivewood Memorial Park, 3300 Central Ave., Riverside, CA 92506. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the
or VNA Hospice, 6235 Riverside Dr., Ste. P, Riverside, CA 92507 in Joe's Memory. Arrangements Entrusted to the Care of 9695 Magnolia Ave. Riverside, CA 92503 (951) 785-4071. Please go to www.akesfamilyfuneralhome.com
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