Nathaniel Lee Valenzuela, lifelong resident of Albuquerque, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019. Nathaniel is survived by his mother, Tanya Barger and husband, Jesse; father, Michael Valenzuela and wife, Savanna; son, Luciano Valenzuela; mother of his son, Karicia Silva; brother, Michael Valenzuela and girlfriend, Natasha Griego; sister, Mikaela Valenzuela; great-grandmother, Flora Chavez; goddaughter, Armani Valenzuela; nieces and nephews, Lil Michael, Patience, Royal, Lillyanni and his uncle Roger Valenzuela.
A visitation will be Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Catholic Church of the Ascension, 2150 Raymac Rd. SW with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. A final visitation will be Friday, September 13, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Catholic Church of the Ascension, 2150 Raymac Rd. SW with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m.
Pallbearers will be Dominic Llamas, Francisco Espinoza, Leo Lamas David Hernandez, Luis Herrera, Marianna Jaramillo and Gabe Barros. Honorary Pallbearer will be Michael Valenzuela, Mikaela Valenzuela and Luciano Valenzuela.