Jakob Marion Allen Mash, 20, of Perry died Dec. 22, 2020, in rural Adel, Iowa.
A memorial gathering will be held Monday, Dec. 28 from 4-8 p.m. at the Minburn United Methodist Church, 705 Chestnut St., in Minburn.
Jakob was born July 28, 2000, in Des Moines, Iowa, the son of Jason and Trisha (McDaniel) Mash.
He received his education at the Woodward Academy and Panora Schools, where he graduated in 2019. He continued his education at DMACC, where he completed the welding program.
Jakob worked in lawn care, at the Landis Cooperative and had just started a new job with Karl’s Chevrolet in Stuart as an automotive technician.
Jakob loved the outdoors, where you could find him fishing, hunting, four-wheeling and riding his dirt bike.
He enjoyed being with his family and playing X Box with his cousin Nicholas, but his pride and joy were being with his niece and nephew.
Survivors include his mother, Trisha (Luke Martin); father, Jason (Ruth Gordon); sisters, Abigail and Shelbie Mash; step-sisters, Madison Martin, Margo and Mia Martin and Willow and Tegan Kern; step-brother, Dean Gordon; niece, Charlotte Mash; nephew Hudson Gorake; grandparents, Diana Bennett, Roger Pierce, Ron and Janet Mash and Marian Mash; and a great-grandfather, Gary Bensley.
Iles Funeral homes is in charge of arrangements.