Steven Hormachuelos Santos

March 25, 1998 ~ January 20, 2020 (age 21)


Steven Hormachuelos Santos was born March 25th, 1998 in New York City, NY. He passed away in his sleep on January 20th, 2020 in Seattle, WA. He was 21 years old.

Steven was a senior at the University of Washington, studying Astronomy and Physics. He loved the stars and everything beyond them, and dreamed of going into astrophysics research someday. Outside of school, he was a three-year member and two-year historian of the UW Chorale, and the cultural chair for the Filipino American Student Association at UW. He had a deep love for the performing arts, video games, and comics.


Steven is preceded in death by his grandfather, Celerino Hormachuelos. He is survived by his parents, Nilo and Sharon; his older sister, Saralyn; and his younger brother, Skyler.


Steven's funeral service will be held at Holy Family Church on Saturday, February 1st at 12 PM. Before the service, there will be a viewing and rosary beginning at 10 AM. In lieu of flowers, we ask that you donate to the memorial fund being set up in Steven's honor, which will fund a scholarship benefitting members of the FASA sa UW community. Donations can be made at


Prior to the service, we will be holding a vigil and praying the rosary at Price-Helton Funeral Home (702 Auburn Way N, Auburn, WA 98002) at 7 PM on Friday, January 31st.

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Vigil Service
January 31, 2020

7:00 PM
Price-Helton Funeral Home
702 Auburn Way N.
Auburn, WA 98002

Recitation of the Rosary
February 1, 2020

10:00 AM
Holy Family Church

Funeral Service
February 1, 2020

12:00 PM
Holy Family Church

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