Gregorio (Curly) Gonzalez Gutierrez, age 86, passed away July 23, 2020. He was born May 25, 1934 to Antonio and Dolores Gutierrez in Corpus Christi, Texas. He graduated from Roy Miller High School in 2011. He enlisted and served in the US Marines from 1951 through 1954 and 1958 through 1962. He was an E4 Sergeant and received 3 Good Conduct medals and 1 for Marksman. He married his wife of 66 years on March 19, 1954. Gregorio retired from civil service in May 1989. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother, grandfather, and great grandfather. Gregorio enjoyed fishing, sports and jogging. He will always be remembered for his devotion to family and his loving and caring ways with his family.
Gregorio is preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
Gregorio is survived by his loving wife, Lula Gutierrez, his daughters, Gregoria Hernandez, Victoria Villamar, his son, Harry Gutierrez, 5 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 4:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M., Thursday, August 6, 2020 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 P.M. that same evening. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 A.M., Friday, August 7, 2020 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park.
Having the distinguished honor of serving as pallbearers are: Harry Gutierrez, Jesus Novelo, Adame Novelo, Michael Villamar, Christopher Broyld and Balde Gonzalez.
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