Shaun Taplin, age 40, of Albuquerque, passed away August 11, 2021, in his home from liver issues. He was born in November 23, 1980 in Denver, Colorado. He graduated from Albuquerque High. He was married to Sequoia Taplin for 15 years. Shaun was a devoted and loving father to two girls. He enjoyed video games and drawing. He was survived by his wife, two daughters, brother (Tyrone Taplin), father (Lloyd Taplin), and proceeded in death by his mother and brothers (Doris Taplin & Lloyd Taplin III). The funeral service was be held at Macedonia Baptist church on August 28, 2021 at 3 p.m. Following the service with a reception of family and close friends.