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It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew and special friend, Ryan Shane Rodriguez, age 23, lifelong resident of Las Cruces on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at his home. Those left to mourn his passing include his loving parents, Carlos and Carol Rodriguez; a brother, Nathaniel Rodriguez; sister, Melanie Cortez; the love of his life, Shelby Thomas; paternal grandmother, Felicitas Rodriguez; maternal grandparents, Barbara Tellez (Raymond) and George R. Biel (Debbie). A Rosary was held Friday, July 26, 2019 at Baca’s Funeral Chapel, 300 E. Boutz Road where the Memorial Service followed immediately thereafter. Inurnment of cremains will take place at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Baca’s Funeral Chapels of Las Cruces and Sunset Crematory, 527-2222 Your exclusive providers for “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” For online condolences logon to www.bacasfuneralchapelslascruces.com.