STERLING – Jesus Gutierrez, 72, of Sterling, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013. He worked at Northwestern Steel and Wire Co. in Sterling.
Jesus was born June 27, 1941, in Sterling, to Enrique and Mary Socoro (Patińo) Gutierrez. He was a veteran.
Survivors include five sisters, Ida Crecioni of Orlando, Fla., Becky Mooney of Fairfax, Va., and Edna Quinones, Lidia Pyecha, and Lisa West, all of Orlando; one brother, Ed Gutierrez of Geneva; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
A private burial will be at Rock Island National Cemetery. McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls is handling arrangements.
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