GUTIERREZ, Anna Elizabeth, 4 years old, was born July 25, 2008, and heroically lived with Rett Syndrome until she was called home to be with our Lord on September 5, 2012.
She leaves behind her parents, Manny and Stefanie (Christopher) formerly of Toronto and a graduate of Franciscan University of Steubenville, and her big brother, Gabriel, 7 years old, of Astoria, New York; her maternal grandparents, Greg and Sharon Christopher of Wintersville, OH, and Rob and Connie Moore of Toronto, OH; her paternal grandparents, Manny Gutierrez of Hopatcong, NJ, and Rafael and Ilsa Rassi of Eustis, Florida; great- grandparents, Betty Christopher of Richmond, OH; Vernon and Elizabeth Thompson of Follansbee, WV; Migdalia Gutierrez of Miami, FL; and Maria Martinez of Miami, FL. Her aunts and uncles who loved her so much include, Shaun, Rafael, Kelli, Monica, Katie and Alejandro.
In her short life, she touched all who knew her through her eyes and her laughter. She will be dearly missed.
Arrangements are as follows: Friday, September 7th, from 6-9 p.m. at Scotto Funeral Home, and Saturday, September 8th, at 11 a.m., Mass at Our Lady of Mount Carmel,
Burial following at St. John's Cemetery, NY Memorial contributions may be made to the Rett Syndrome Research Trust, 67 Under Cliff Road, Trumbull, CT 06611, or at www.rsrt.org/anna.