Mauricio Gutierrez

The funeral mass for Mr. Gutierrez will be at 1:00 p.m. today, Saturday, April 25, 2009, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Medford with the Rev. Liam Cary officiating. Graveside services will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Medford.

Mr. Gutierrez, 64, of Phoenix, died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Rogue Valley Medical Center, Medford. He was born Sept. 22, 1944, in Tetillas, Jerez Zacatecas, Mexico, to parents Calixto Gutierrez and Lucina Munoz. Mr. Gutierrez enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Maria del Pilar Gutierrez; son, Mauricio Jr; three daughters, Lucina, Cecilia, Rosalinda; four sisters, Patricia, Mariaelena, Herminia, Graciela; two brothers, Esteban, Guadalupe; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Elpidio. Arrangements entrusted to Conger-Morris Funeral Directors, Medford 772-7111.