It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of son, grandson, nephew, and friend Jesse Chavez. Jesse was born on August 17, 2003 in Albuquerque New Mexico. Jesse Chavez was taken from us on December 21, 2023. Jesse’s passing was sudden and unexpected. Jesse is survived by his mother, Christy Chavez father Leonel Valdes Grandmother, Vivian Ballew, Grandfather David Valdes, Grandmother Lilian Bauza uncle Robert and wife Tanya, uncle Joel Ballew and wife Shalane Uncle Shane and wife Tiffany Iorns. He also leaves behind many great aunts, uncles and cousins. Jesse was an only child who spent majority of his life living in grants New Mexico, where he enjoyed playing sports skating at the skate park, riding bikes and keeping his school teachers very busy. In seventh grade, he relocated to Rio Rancho with his mother, where he attended Rio Rancho high school. Jesse has many friends who love him and miss him very much. Jesse was a very happy and joyous soul. He had a way of brightening the lives of all those who knew him. In his short time here he deeply touched many lives, and we want to thank everyone who helped during this very difficult time. Jesse’s funeral service will be held at Immanuel Baptist Church in Milan N.M on Wednesday Dec 27th viewing will be from 9am to 10am funeral services will follow.