Our beloved brother, son, uncle, father and grandfather, Jerry Nelson Mascarenas, 61, passed away on Saturday, April 28, 2018. He was born Nov. 16, 1957, to Nelson Mascarenas and Lorna Diaz of Tooele, Utah. He loved spending time with his family, especially his kids and grandkids. His hobbies were working on cars, motorcycles, going camping and hunting.
He is survived by stepfather Johnny Diaz Sr.; brothers, Paul Mascarenas, Johnny Diaz Jr., Jody Diaz (Gina), LeRoy Diaz (Kolette) and Johnae Diaz; sisters, Edna Diaz (Chad), Angela Beltran (Daniel), Monica Martinez (Moses) and Kristie Gonzales (Chuy); children, Tina Martin (Shane), Lucas Mascarenas (Tina), Emilio Mascarenas, Andrea Johnson and Consuela Leafty (Lorel); 10 grandchildren; and many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father Nelson Mascarenas, mother Lorna Diaz, little sister Amelia Mascarenas and grandparents.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, May 3, at Tate Mortuary, 110 S. Main, Tooele, Utah. Viewing will be 9:30-10:45 a.m. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Following the funeral, interment will be at Tooele City Cemetery, 361 S. 100 East. The family would like to invite everyone to the LaRae & Shirley Event Venue, 30 W. 100 South, Tooele, Utah, after the graveside service.