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“Everdearest Ate Linabel, Nikki and family, Please accept our deepest condolences to hear of your loss. We pray every day for your peace, comfort...Read More »
1 of 35 | Posted by: Victoria (Gutierrez) and Kelly Brazil

“Dear Lina, You and your family are in my prayers. I am so sorry for your loss. May God be with to provide comfort and healing during this...Read More »
2 of 35 | Posted by: Kristen Dickens - Lexington, SC

“Dear Lina, You are in my daily thoughts and prayers. I just watched the video and your daughter is beautiful. My heart breaks for your family....Read More »
3 of 35 | Posted by: Patricia Kenney - Columbia, SC

“" May her memory be eternal, may she now rest in a place where there is no suffering". Michael Psillos 4 Wood Turtle Ct Columbia, SC 29229 ”
4 of 35 | Posted by: Michael Psillos - Columbia, SC

“Van, Lina, and family, our hearts are broken, too. We believe God has your beautiful daughter in his arms now. May He reach down and comfort you all. ”
5 of 35 | Posted by: Lamar and Dianne Sanders - SC

“Dearest Lina and family--I can offer no mortal words of comfort at this time as I cannot imagine the depth of your pain. My heart is heavy with...Read More »
6 of 35 | Posted by: Janet Steele - Columbia, SC

“Dearest Liane, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerest condolences. ”
7 of 35 | Posted by: Ging and Edna Flora - Philippines

“Our thoughts and prayers will be with you in your time of grief. May peace be with you and your family. ”
8 of 35 | Posted by: Chris Gaskins - Lake Murray, SC

“Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. May you find comfort and peace in all the love that surrounds you from friends and family. Dan and...Read More »
9 of 35 | Posted by: Abigail Lonergan - la grange, IL

“Dear Van and Lina, Our Deepest Sympathy to you and your family; our Thoughts and Prayers are with all of you. We love you. Uncle Rec,...Read More »
10 of 35 | Posted by: The Natividad and Ghazal Families

“TO LINA,VAN AND NIKKI I AM VERY SORRY FOR THE LOST OF YOUR LOVE ONE,EVEN I AM NOT THERE MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYER WILL BE WITH YOU MIMI AND AL ”
11 of 35 | Posted by: mimi torres - bossier city, LA

“Dear Van and Lina, Tho words could not express the grief that is in your hearts right now, may it comfort you to know that your daughter,...Read More »
12 of 35 | Posted by: Ralph & Joy Navarrete - VA

“Liane, Your sweet presence will linger in our hearts till we meet again. The Youngs ”
13 of 35 | Posted by: Mrs. Stewart Young - SC

“I could not be there but all my thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
14 of 35 | Posted by: Danny & Precious Martinez - IL

“Liane, You are one of the most gregarious, beautiful and kind people I have ever met. You are truly loved and missed. Always, Win ”
15 of 35 | Posted by: Win Platt - New York, NY - friend

“Lina and Family, I am very sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. May God grant you the peace you need to get through this very difficult...Read More »
16 of 35 | Posted by: Michelle Burley - Pelion, SC

“Our heartfelt sympathy and prayers for the loss of sweet and beautiful Liane. May your family find comfort in knowing she's in peace now. ”
17 of 35 | Posted by: Tessie and Jim Kenerson - SC

“Liane we will miss you, such a pretty and sweet young lady ”
18 of 35 | Posted by: Michael Irwin - columbia, SC

“Lina and Val, Although no words can really help to ease the loss you both bear, just know that you and your family are very close in every thought...Read More »
19 of 35 | Posted by: Frank & Lydia Bautista - SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
20 of 35 | Posted by: Susan Rupar - Columbia , SC

“Our deepest condolences to Ate Lina, Kuya Van, and the rest of the family. We will pray for Liane's soul, for her to rest in peace, and for strength...Read More »
21 of 35 | Posted by: Orly and Hazel Atienza - NC

“Our deepest sympathy in your great loss , in your affliction may the knowledge that your friends share your sorrow be a solace to you both...may God...Read More »
22 of 35 | Posted by: Gene & Araceli Ellis - Columbia, SC

“Sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. ”
23 of 35 | Posted by: Edna Velazquez - Columbia, SC

“We are so sorry for the loss of your beloved daughter. Our prayers and thoughts are with you now that she is in peace in the Hands of God. ”
24 of 35 | Posted by: The Matienzo Family - Columbia, SC

“Dear Van and Lina , i'm so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family. ”
25 of 35 | Posted by: Christine Rauen ( Bongbonga) - TX

“I'm so sorry to hear about this tragedy. God bless you in recovering from this huge loss. ”
26 of 35 | Posted by: Cecille Boman - Cayce, SC

“Please accept our deepest sympathy, with love and prayers. Ros Squirewell (mother's colleague) Stephanie Squirewell (former classmate) Rosalie...Read More »
27 of 35 | Posted by: Ros Squirewell - Columbia, SC

“God is always with you, especially at times like this, and so we are. ”
28 of 35 | Posted by: The Cuaresma Family - Columbia, SC

“After hearing about this, I was so surprised: Van and Lina, my heartfelt prayers are with you & your family during this difficult time. Alan Geoghegan ”
29 of 35 | Posted by: Alan Geoghegan - Columbia, SC

“Dear Van and Lina, It grives me a lot to hear the sad news of Liane's passing away. Please accept my sincere condolences. This is a sad time...Read More »
30 of 35 | Posted by: Guillermo Reyes - Tempe, AZ

“Condolences to the family you left behind. Love you Liane - you were always a joy to be with. Hope you are in a better place now. ”
31 of 35 | Posted by: Fe Olivia Mir

“Nothing will "...separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord." (Romans 8:39). We will miss you a lot and we will look forward for that...Read More »
32 of 35 | Posted by: leo dela cruz - Danbury, CT

“Nothing will "...separate us from The love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord." (Romans 8:39). We will miss you a lot but we look forward for that Grand...Read More »
33 of 35 | Posted by: leo dela cruz - Danbury, CT

“Beautiful Liane, God is always kind and merciful, He will lead you to the peace and happiness you are searching for. ”
34 of 35 | Posted by: Fe Bondoc-Gutierrez - CHARLOTTE, NC

“On behalf of the staff of Dunbar Funeral Home, I extend our sincere sympathy to the Delacruz family. ”
35 of 35 | Posted by: Kristin Jewell - Columbia, SC


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Liane Renae Gutierrez Delacruz, 22, died Monday, November 19, 2012. Born in Chicago, IL, she was a daughter of Van N. and Lina Gutierrez Delacruz.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 3:00 pm at Dunbar Funeral Home, Northeast Chapel with burial following the service at Greenhaven Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 24, 2012 from 4 - 6 pm at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Northeast United Methodist Church, 4000 Hard Scrabble Road, Columbia, SC 29223.

Liane was a 2008 graduate of Spring Valley High School and a 2012 graduate of the College of Charleston. She worked as an associate at PWC Accounting Firm. She was also a member of Northeast United Methodist Church.

Liane enjoyed spending time with her circle of friends especially when they were able to hang out at the beach. She and her step-sister shared everything and were lifelong best friends.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her step-sister; Nikki Sareen of Oakland, CA; paternal grandfather, Francisco Delacruz of Sacramento, CA; maternal grandparents, Rev Benjamin and Bessie Gutierrez of the Philippines; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her paternal grandmother, Perla Natividad Delacruz. Dunbar Funeral Home, Northeast Chapel is assisting the family. Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com.