Jose Lino Atencio III was born on April 20th,1997 in Espanola, New Mexico. He passed away unexpectedly on January 6th, 2021. Jose was well known and loved by many. He found joy in making music, racing, working on cars, being the life of the party, gaming, fishing, playing dolls and trucks with his niece Kylianna and his nephew Ezariah, he took great pride in building homes with his father, he felt most at home at his grandpa Richards and grandma JoAnns (AKA his queen). Jose loved to hang out with his friends whom he considered brothers. Jose Lino Atencio III “STEEZY” is survived by his father Jose Lino Atencio Jr./Ashley and his mother Loretta Michelle Huff, Siblings Dominique and Courtney Atencio and Annalisa Romero, step siblings Jade, Estrella, Valerie and Demetrios Jr. Paternal grandparents Richard and JoAnn Marquez who helped raise him, and grandfather Jose Lino Atencio Sr. Maternal grandparents Lawrence and Freda Huff, and numerous Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins who loved Jose dearly. Jose shared a special love with his partner Anahi Cuevas. We will all miss his smile, laughter, and all the love he shared with everyone. The viewing will take place Thursday, January 14th at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory. The family of Jose Lino Atencio III has entrusted the care of their loved one to the Devargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477-www.devargasfuneral.com
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