Official Obituary of

Jose "Steve" Rains Jr.

December 20, 1967 ~ February 18, 2024 (age 56) 56 Years Old

Jose "Steve" Rains Jr. Obituary

Jose Steve Rains, Jr., affectionately known as “Steve”, 56, passed away Feb. 18, 2024. A lifetime Puebloan, he was born Dec. 20, 1967 to proud parents, Jose Steve Rains Sr. and Mary Martinez. He is preceded in death by his grandmother, Selena Romero; brothers, Leroy Tafoya, Jasper Montez, Sam Rains and sister, Susan Rains.

Steve loved spending time with his kids, grandkids and family. This is what mattered most to him. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Jose is survived by his son, Steve (Jessie) Rains; his daughters, Kayla (Frankie) Rains and Jasmine Rains; his brothers, Joe Tafoya, Alfred Tafoya and Dave Tafoya; his sisters, Charlene Acosta and Mary Ann Barajas; 9 grandchildren; his father, Jose Steve Rains Sr., his mother, Mary Martinez and his girlfriend, Samantha Waterman.

At his request cremation, no formal services at this time.

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