Mason Michael Tucker, 15, died in Keno, Ore., on Nov. 4, 2012. A celebration of life will be held at Henley High School on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at 11 a.m. Family requests that you wear camo or Oregon Ducks attire in honor of Mason. Private cremation and inurnment was held at Eternal Hills Memorial Gardens. He is survived by his parents Michael & Melissa Tucker; sister Meagan Lynn Tucker; brother Morgan Shan Tucker; grandparents Shan & Cheryl Britto, Jim & Judi McClung; great-grandparent Stella McClung; nephew Kyron Harper; great aunt & uncle Debbie & David Spencer; numerous aunts, uncles & cousins, and many very special friends.
Mason was born on March 24, 1997 in Klamath Falls, Ore., to Michael & Melissa McClung Tucker. He grew up in Klamath Falls attending Ferguson Elementary, Henley Junior High and then Henley High School, where he was a sophomore. He was involved with FFA and prior to high school played Little League baseball. His passion however was hunting & fishing and anything in the outdoors. He enjoyed tying flies, fishing in eastern Oregon and fishing on the Oregon coast, hunting elk, deer and birds. He also enjoyed his pet python that he had since he was four, his dog "Sweet Pea" and his Kitty.
Montana was his favorite vacation area, he was fun-loving and had compassion for everyone. He will be deeply missed by so many lives that he touched. To know Mason was truly a gift.
Eternal Hills Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Eternal Hills Memorial Gardens
4711 Highway 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Published in Herald And News on Nov. 8, 2012