Bernie Gutierrez, 71, of Amarillo, TX died Sunday, August 29, 2021.
Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 3, 2021, at Llano East Cemetery with Randy Davis officiating. Military rites provided by Volleys for Veterans. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Bernie was born June 27, 1950, in Tucumcari, NM to Bernard and Freda Gutierrez. He graduated from high school in Albuquerque, NM. Bernie served in the Marines from 1969-1971 during Vietnam.
On March 29, 2002, he married Terri Burch.
Bernie was a car salesman and manager for several dealerships in Amarillo. He also owned Premier Auto and Panhandle Arborist. He was a member of Oasis Southwest Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Terri Gutierrez, of Amarillo, TX; daughter,
Amber Leake, of Amarillo, TX; a son, Brett Leake and wife Mica, of Canyon, TX; family in Albuquerque, NM; eight grandchildren, Skylyn, Zimirie, Parker, Kourtlyn, Kingzton, Kashton, Khi, and Everett; and one great-grandchild, Carter.
Visitation with the family will be from 6-7 p.m., Thursday, September 2, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.