San Antonio Photojournalist Joe Arredondo Dies Suddenly

By Kevin Eck 

KSAT photojournalist Jose “Joe” Arredondo died of natural causes over the weekend.

According to KSAT, Arredondo died in his sleep hours before his morning shift at the TV station on Saturday morning. He was 49 years old.

“Joe was a beloved and energetic journalist who always had a smile,” said KSAT news director Mario Orellana. “He had been with KSAT since 2019 and was someone we depended on for the big stories and events. Joe’s creativity, hustle, and kindness will be missed throughout the building.”


Arredondo joined KSAT in 2019 after working at Univision and KABB.