A Tracy native, he was born Dec. 1, 1960. He worked in the shipping department at the local H.J. Heinz Co. plant.
Survivors include his mother, Peggy Downs of Tracy; and two brothers, Jay Downs of Oakdale and Chris Downs of Tracy.
Preceding him in death were his father, J.D. Downs; and a sister, Dianna Silveira.
A celebration of life will begin at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed beginning at 9:30 a.m. Monday. To view an online guest book, visit www.frymemorialchapel.com.
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