Emeterio Gutierrez, 92, died Friday, May 23, 2008.

He was born on Aug. 17, 1915, in Robstown to Emeterio and Emilia Chapa Gutierrez Sr. He was a longtime educator for the Corpus Christi Independent School District and a member of the Catholic Church as well as a longtime resident of Corpus Christi.

Survivors include two daughters, Emilia (Fred) Gutierrez Allen and Gisela Gutierrez of Corpus Christi; his sister, Maria Elsa Elizondo of Austin; and a grandson, Adam (Sara) Blank of Houston.

Funeral Mass was celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 26, at St. Thomas Moore Catholic Church in Corpus Christi. Interment followed at St. Anthony Cemetery in Robstown.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.