Arizona thrashers Sacred Reich have confirmed on their Facebook page that their founding member and guitarist Jason Rainey has passed away at the age of 53 from an apparent heart attack. Due to medical issues in recent years, Jason had to part ways with the band about year ago.
This is what band have to say:
“It is with deep sadness and broken hearts that we must announce that our friend, guitarist and founding member of Sacred Reich, Jason Rainey has passed away.
“Jason started the band after only playing guitar for six months. With sheer determination and will, he lead us through the early years of the band. He worked tirelessly. Sacred Reich was his life. In recent years he faced some serious medical issues. He ultimately succumbed to a heart attack on Monday, March 16. He was 53 years old.
“Jason, we wish you peace and love.”
Jason Wesley Rainey
February 14, 1967 – March 16, 2020