Katalyst Lesha McDaniel, 14, born April 4, 2004 passed away May 7, 2018. Our little angel earned her heavenly wings on that day and is now with her aunt Jessica and beloved grandmother and grandfather Angela Johnson and Gary Malone.
She is survived by her mother Lesha McDaniel, father Christopher Rains, siblings Michaela Rains, Ridley Rains, Jimmy Estrada, and Julian Rains, grandparents Terry and Sherry Rains, great grandparents, many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Katalyst attended Madison Middle School in Albuquerque and Sierra Middle School in Roswell. She was loved and will be missed by many.
A family memorial service will be held May 12 in Albuquerque. In lieu of flowers please make a contribution in Katalyst’s name to American Foundation for Suicide Prevention at https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.personalCampaign&participantID=1583579