Austin Seth Puerto, age 27, passed away on May 16, 2020 in Magna, Utah. He was born on April 16, 1993 in South Jordan, Utah to Harv and LeeAnn Puerto.

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Austin loved basketball, camping, concerts, spending time with his family and friends. He especially loved the time he spent with his nieces and nephew who absolutely adored him. He loved being around people and made friends everywhere he went.

Austin is survived by his parents: Harv Puerto and LeeAnn Puerto. Sisters: Chandi Puerto Redmon, Jadiee Hernandez. Nephews: Isaac Jordan, Isais. Nieces: Ainsley, Lilly, Aryiah. And most importantly, his beloved Gramma Nita Thomas.

He is preceded in death by his uncle: Todd Elsbury, and grandparents: Grandpa Frank, and Rafael and Angelica Puerto.

A Celebration of Life will be held in Austin’s honor on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Memorial Murray Mortuary, 5850 South 900 East, Murray, Utah 84121.

Due to the landscape of COVID-19, all gatherings are limited to no more than 50 people in the building at the same time. Memorial Mortuaries will be monitoring the amount of people inside, but all are welcome. To participate from your own home via live stream, instructions are below.


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Memorial Redwood Mortuary & Cemetery
6500 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT

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Post Date

May 19, 2020

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Thinking about you today kiddo.. I hope your good... Love ya

Sandy & Preston Sep 10, 2020

Austin I will never forget the first time you're father introduced you to me you were and are t a beautifu " soul." your had an awesome smile and laugh like you're father....who became my

" cuz Harv" who carrie'sso much affection and a big heart like you.

I'm so blessed to have met you and spent time with you in Portobello mansion with you're father............I will miss you and will see your smile looking down at us when I get together with your father, Harv which is often we shall salute a drink in your name......July 4th 2020

I love you Austin and especially your father as a personal " dear " friend whose become my friend Cuz and a great business partner ...together we prevail.

Bless you Austin ....I love you buddy with many tears from me "" to you "" 💛💚🧡 you will be missed.

Mary Ann T Lucero

Mary Ann Lucero , Salt Lake City, UT, US Jun 30, 2020

sure missing you today kiddo.

Sandy & Preston Jun 18, 2020

Sorry for your loss If there’s anything I can do please let me know

Connie Taylor May 20, 2020

Were going to miss you kiddo... we love you... sure going to miss your smile and laughter every time you walked thru the door and your hugs... I’m going to miss our deep talks... We don’t know what were going to do with all of our old cell phones brown boy! ( Preston) Watching you grow thru the years so many stories, fun memories... so many memories with Alix... I’ve never thought I would have to write something like this.. Fly high with the angels see you in paradise... love moms & Preston

Sandy & Preston May 19, 2020



Sharen Reid , Brigham, UT, US May 19, 2020

I am so sorry for your family's loss. I'll keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Chelsea , Salt Lake City, UT, US May 19, 2020