Jorge Luis “George” Gutierrez

Jorge Luis “George” Gutierrez

Del Rio, Val Verde County, Texas, USA
Death 19 Oct 2004 (aged 47)
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Kingsville, Kleberg County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 129606603 · View Source
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Jorge L. "George" [or "Louie"] Gutierrez, Sr., 47, of East Moline IL, died Oct. 19, 2004, in Davenport IA. He was born Nov. 9, 1956, in Del Rio TX, the son of Jose L. and Delia Hernandez Gutierrez.

He was a construction worker for Valley Construction in Rock Island IL. He was a member of the Local 309 and of the #1 Dallas Cowboy Fan Club. His truck was covered in Cowboys stickers and signs. He enjoyed watching the cooking shows on television and never missed a Cowboy's game. He loved going to Walmart.

George was preceded in death by his father.

Survivors include his children Jorge L. Gutierrez, Jr., Zoila Gutierrez, Fidencio Gutierrez, and Elizabeth Gutierrez, all of Kingsville TX, Yvonne Gutierrez of East Moline, and Rodolfo Gutierrez, Erica Gonzalez and husband Hector, and Louie Gutierrez, all of Davenport; 15 grandchildren; mother Delia Gutierrez of Kingsville; brothers and sisters (and spouses) Jose Gutierrez, Lorena Gutierrez, Sylvia (Mel) Alvarez, Rosa Gutierrez, Esmeralda Gutierrez, Noe (Glenda) Perez, Irma Perez, all of Kingsville, and Eleazar (Brenda) Medina of Davenport; and special friends Dora Reyna of Rock Island and Margaret Torres of Davenport.

Obituary from Van Hoe Funeral Home, East Moline IL

(A handful of Mr. Gutierrez's ashes was sprinkled on the Cowboys stadium, as was his wish.)

Jorge “Louie” Gutierrez, Sr., of East Moline, Ill., was found wrapped in a sleeping bag in the bed of his maroon 1983 Chevrolet pickup truck in the early afternoon on Tuesday, October 19, 2004. The 47-year-old Gutierrez was believed to have been killed two days earlier on Oct. 17, 2004.

Officials found the pickup truck parked along the Mississippi River in the 3400 block of South Concorde Street in Davenport, Iowa.

This murder is unsolved. If you have any information regarding George's unsolved murder, please contact the Davenport Police Department at (563) 326-7979 or the Davenport Crime Stoppers tip line at (309) 762-9500.


SOURCE: Texas birth records

Name: Jorge Luis Gutierrez
Date of Birth: 9 Nov 1956
Gender: Male
Birth County: Val Verde
Father's name: Jose Juan Gutierrez
Mother's name: Delia Hernandez

SOURCE: Social Security records

Name: Jorge Luis Gutierrez
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 9 Nov 1956
Birth Place: Del Rio, Val Verde, Texas
Death Date: 19 Oct 2004

Jul 1969: Name listed as JORGE LUIS GUTIERREZ
07 Feb 1989: Name listed as GEORGE LUIS GUTIERREZ
15 Jan 2002: Name listed as GEORGE L GUTIERREZ

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  • Created by: DogMama08
  • Added: 10 May 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 129606603
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jorge Luis “George” Gutierrez (9 Nov 1956–19 Oct 2004), Find a Grave Memorial no. 129606603, citing Kingsville Resthaven Cemetery, Kingsville, Kleberg County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by DogMama08 (contributor 47394092) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.