Jose S. Gutierrez, 86, of Aubrey, TX passed away Monday, April 15, 2013 in Norman, OK. Jose was born October 30, 1926 in Dilley, TX to Quirino and Nazaria Salinas Gutierrez. He married Josefina Perez on November 10, 1947 in Laredo, TX. Jose was a Polo horse trainer.
Visitation will be at 6:00 PM on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Slay Memorial Funeral Center Chapel, 400 S. Hwy 377, Aubrey, TX. Funeral services will be Friday, April 19, 2013 at 11:00 AM in Slay Memorial Funeral Center Chapel with Pastor John Wolfe officiating. Burial will follow at Good Hope Cemetery in Prosper.
He is survived by four sons, Joe Luis Gutierrez of Denton, TX, Quirino P. and wife Doris Gutierrez of Wichita, KS, Rafael P. and wife Pam Gutierrez of Denton, TX, and Daniel and wife Tonya Gutierrez of Little Elm, TX; three daughters, Joe Ann and husband Claudio Gutierrez-Moreno of Norman, OK, Linda and husband Armando Gutierrez-Guajardo of Reno, NV, and Stella and husband Gary Gutierrez-Schwartz of Moore, OK and two brothers Rafael Gutierrez and Alredo Gutierrez. Papa Joe so loved his 23 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren.
Jose was preceded in death by his parents, wife, two sons, Samuel P. Gutierrez and Israel P. Gutierrez; three brothers, Quirino Gutierrez, Jr., Leonardo Gutierrez, and Jesus Gutierrez; four sisters, Josephine Ward, Mary Sosa, Martha Gonzalez, and Nazaria Zavala.
Special online condolences can be made online at www.slaymemorialfuneralhome.com .