Matilda Gutierrez

(July 8, 1956 - June 21, 2021)


Matilda “Tilly” Gutierrez, 64, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed away June 21, 2021, at Teton Post Acute Care and Rehabilitation.

Tilly was born July 8, 1956, in Powell, to Francisco Gutierrez and Louisa Gutierrez.

She graduated from Roosevelt High School in Johnstown, Colorado. Tilly lived a single life enjoying her family and friends. She was a member of the Catholic religion. She enjoyed crocheting, playing cards, family gatherings, watching professional wrestling and listening to Elvis Presley, her favorite musician. She also enjoyed the state fair because of the livestock petting.

Tilly is survived by her mother, Louisa Gutierrez of Idaho Falls, Idaho; brothers Joseph (Victor) Abarca of Idaho Falls, Idaho, and Jose (Phil) Rizo; sister, Mary Louise Quam of Idaho Falls, Idaho, and Francisca (Fran) Gutierrez of Idaho Falls, Idaho; and 10 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father Francisco Gutierrez; sister Mary Jessy Weiland and nephew, Issac Quam.

A rosary was held on June 23, at Buck-Murphy Funeral Home, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Interment will be at Crown Hill Cemetery in Powell, on June 25, at 10 a.m.