New Mexico Youth Soccer Association is saddened by the loss of Jose Valdez, who succumbed to a heart attack January 29, 2017. Jose was a father to four children, three of who are NMYSA soccer players, two with the Albuquerque United Football Club and one with Rio Rapids Soccer Club. Please keep the Valdez family in your thoughts as they mourn the loss of their father. For more information or to help the Valdez family with medical bills, please visit their Go Fund Me account page. Also visit the Salazar Funeral Homes obituary and guest book page for Jose.