TIGARD — Lan Dinh Nguyen, a member of the Vietnamese choir here, died Jan. 30. He was 49.

Mr. Nguyen was born Sept. 11, 1964, in Saigon, Vietnam. He started working at age 165, supporting his family working as a welder. In 1992, he and his family immigrated to the United States and settled in Tigard.

 He was preceded in death by his mother. He is survived by his father Thomas Hao Nguyen and 10 siblings.

A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Anthony Church in Tigard.