Date of Birth: December 07, 1966
Date of Death: November 23, 2021
Michael “Mike” Nieto, age 54, passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at Banner University Hospital in Phoenix, AZ. He was born on December 7, 1966, in Phoenix, to Samuel D. Nieto Sr. and Sally A. Nieto. Mike proudly served his country in the US Army and Army Reserves. He was a Gulf War veteran in Operation Desert Storm. He is survived by his mother, Sally Nieto; brother, Samuel D. Nieto Jr; sister’s Raquel Nieto, Evette Duran, and Alexia Nieto; two biological children Karen and Kenny, five nieces, two nephews, and many uncles, aunts, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father, Samuel D. Nieto Sr. and his nephew, Robert Guzman. Mike will be remembered for his jokes, infectious laugh, big smile, and the kind-hearted person he was. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him.
Funeral service will be held from 9:30am-11:30am on Monday, December 13, 2021, at Best Funeral Services, 501 E. Dunlap Ave, Phoenix, AZ. Interment will follow services at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ.