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Gloria Nieto

January 28, 1938 February 28, 2018
Gloria Nieto
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Gloria Raya Nieto, formally of Whittier, CA, passed away on Wednesday February 28th, 2018 at the age 80. Gloria was preceded in death by her Father Daniel Raya, her mother Inez Raya and her son Daniel David Nieto. Gloria was born in Los Angeles, CA on January 28th, 1938. While growing up in East Los Angeles she attended Huntington Park High School and East Los Angeles Junior College. She married her high school sweetheart, a young sailor; Max Nieto in 1958. She worked her way up the ranks and became a department supervisor and Actuary. She retired from Transamerica Life Insurance Company after 35 years. However, she did not rest and returned back to school at the age of 56 to a Licensed Vocational Nurse, graduating with distinction in 1995 from Rio Hondo College in Whittier, CA. She worked in many healthcare fields throughout her nursing career but enjoyed pediatrics the most.
After retiring from nursing in 2003 she moved to Indianapolis, IN to live closer to family members. She is survived by her three children Mary (Larry) Melton, Liza Smith, and Diane Harrison; her husband of 60 years Max Nieto, her 10 grandchildren Max (Tasha) Ramirez, Joshua & Nicholas Romero, Belen, Daniel, and John Nieto, Penelope & Chloe Cabiness, DC & Keiana Smith, and her two great grandchildren McKenzie and Isabella Ramirez. Additionally, she is survived by her two brothers Richard (Luana) Raya and Gabriel Raya and her brothers and sister-in-law Joe Nieto, Fidel Nieto and Belen (George) Villacres.
Public Viewing will be Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 5-6 p.m. at St. Roch Catholic Church, 3600 S Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46227. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 6 p.m. with a reception to follow. Gloria will be laid to rest at Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, CA. “She will be greatly missed and her legacy carried on from those who learned from her and will continue to love her.“


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Visitation

Tuesday

6

Mar

5:00 PM 3/6/2018 5:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 3/6/2018 6:00:00 PM
St. Roch Catholic Church

3603 South Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46217-3296

St. Roch Catholic Church
3603 South Meridian Street Indianapolis 46217-3296 IN
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Tuesday

6

Mar

6:00 PM 3/6/2018 6:00:00 PM
St. Roch Catholic Church

3603 South Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46217-3296

St. Roch Catholic Church
3603 South Meridian Street Indianapolis 46217-3296 IN
United States
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