Patrick B. Guitiérrez, 59, of Sunnyside died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Pat was born Dec. 3, 1944 in Mesa, Ariz., to Zacarias and Maria (Badilla) Gutiérrez. He was raised and attended school in Chandler, Ariz. He graduated from Seton High School in 1963. He married his beloved wife, Mary E. Bejár, on Jan. 29, 1969 in Chandler.

He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Mary; four daughters, Angela, Andrea, Abigail and Renée; one son, Andrew; one grandson, Zachariah, all of Sunnyside; four sisters, Vera Ruiz of Rigby, Idaho, Teresa Palomarez and husband, Savino, of Wellington, Nev., Molly Wells of Mesa and Lena Nava of Tempe, Ariz.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Zacarias Gutiérrez; step-father, Ismael, his mother, Maria; two brothers, Fernando and Rey; and one sister, Lidia.

A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held Saturday, Jan. 24, 2004, at 3 p.m. at the Sunnyside Apostolic Church, 1510 E. Lincoln Ave. Bonney Watson Crematory, Seattle, is entrusted with arrangements.


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