On Friday, August 18, 2017, Joshua Michael De La Riva, son, grandson, brother, uncle, nephew and cousin, passed away as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident involving a drunk driver. Josh will forever be remembered and deeply missed by all his family and friends for his funny jokes, huge heart and beautiful smile. Josh was an amazing son and brother. He enjoyed spending time with his family and loved being an uncle. Joshua's life would seem too short to many but those who were touched by him understood that the quality of existence far exceeds the quantity of time in which one lives. His gentle smile could melt the hearts of those around him. With Joshua's passing we remind others that his life is one to be celebrated. Although we will miss him everyday. Specially his winning smile. He will forever remain in our hearts. Joshua is survived by a large family that loves him deeply and will forever miss him. He is preceded in death by his father Armando C. Valencia Sr.