Azusena Diaz, age 37, of Nekoosa, passed away Thursday, February 11, 2021 at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
A funeral mass will take place at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Nekoosa. Father John Swing will officiate. Burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Nekoosa. Visitation will be from 3:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. with a Rosary Service beginning at 7:00 P.M. on Friday, February 19, 2021 at Herman-Taylor Funeral Home, Wisconsin Rapids, and from 9:30 A.M. until 10:30 A.M. Saturday morning at the funeral home prior to processing to the church.
Azusena was born June 2, 1983 in Hoffman Estates, IL to Franisco and Maria Ofelia Martinez. She married Arturo Diaz in July, 2001 in Nekoosa, WI. She worked as a nurse and social worker than become a stay-at-home mom.
Azusena liked fishing, hunting, and playing basketball. She also read tarot cards for anyone she could help. She was the favorite aunt in the family, you could call her anytime and would help with anything. Azusena was a selfless soul touched by everyone she met due to the kindness of her heart. She was an angel sent by heaven for her family.
She is survived by her husband, Arturo, parents, daughters: Alejandra, and Alidia; brothers: Paquin Martinez and Jamie Martinez. She is preceded in death by her sister, Rosalva Acosta.
Herman-Taylor Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.hermantaylorfuneralhome.com.
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