Rafael Albino Gutierrez passed away Nov. 5, 2013. He was born March 1, 1963, in Brownsville, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his father, Rosendo Gutierrez, and his brother, Javier Gutierrez.
Surviving him are his mother, Maria de Jesus Gutierrez; three daughters, Joanna, Roxanna, and Leanna Gutierrez; one son, Ismael Garza; three brothers, Jose A. (Rebecca), Raul, and Juan; three sisters, Maria Isabel and Leticia Gutierrez, and Blanca (David) Stroud. He is also survived by eight grandkids and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home in Brownsville, with a recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Brownsville.
Interment will follow to Buena Vista Burial Park in Brownsville.
Serving as Pallbearers will be Joe and Raul Gutierrez, David and Jason Stroud, and Joel and Johnny Melendez.
Condolences may also be sent to the Family of Rafael Albino Gutierrez at www.sunsetfuneralhomergv.com
Funeral Services are under the guidance of Sunset Funeral Homes.
Published by Brownsville Herald on Nov. 7, 2013.