Ryan Rael age 25, a resident of Albuquerque and formerly of Questa passed away unexpectedly on July 16, 2019. He is preceded in death by his father Roger Rael, grandparents Eloy and Adonilia Rael, grand-father Billy Sanchez, and great grandfather Willie Sanchez.
Ryan was a well-loved person who enjoyed helping others in need and was looking forward to a bright future.
He is survived by his mother Billie Jane Ortiz (Daniel Martinez), sisters Alyssa Sanchez, Marissa Ortiz and Sierra Ortiz, step-siblings Jillian Jaure (Miguel), Santana Ortiz, and John David Ortiz. Grand-mother Maria Ortega, great grand-mother Edna Duran and Florida Sanchez. Uncles Frank Rael, Gabriel Sanchez and aunts Celina Bailon and Elaine Rivera (Sergio Campell), plus many other relatives and friends.
Rosary will be recited on Sunday July 21, 2019 at 6pm at the St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Questa, with a memorial service on Monday July 22, 2019 at 10am at the Living Word Ministries in Questa, NM with burial to follow at the El Pueblito Cemetery. A reception in his honor will be held at the VFW in Questa after the burial.
The family of Ryan Rael has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. 575-300-5288 www.devargastaos.com