Elssye R. Nieto
Elssye R. Nieto
  • February 15, 1951 - January 6, 2017
  • Lutz, Florida

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February 15, 1951 - January 6, 2017


Nieto, Elssye Rosemary, 65, passed away Friday, January 6th, 2017. Elssye was born February 15, 1951 in Guayaquil, Ecuador, the daughter of Luis Guillermo and Maria Nieto. She came to the United States in the 70's and made New York her home for a little over 20 years until she moved with her daughter to South Florida in 1996. She attended business school in NYC and secured employment with various companies and city agencies, her last employment being with a health insurance company serving as a Pharmacy Coordinator. She moved to Tampa with her daughter, son-in-law and granddaughter in August 2017. She loved to travel, was an excellent cook and her greatest joy was spoiling her granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her daughter, Vanessa Miranda-Allen; son-in-law Beau and granddaughter Alessandra of Tampa, FL; brother Fernando Nieto and sister-in-law Matilde of Davenport, FL; brother William Nieto and sister-in-law Mayiya of Elmhurst, NY and brother Enrique Nieto of Guayaquil, Ecuador. She also leaves behind nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly; William, Jennifer and Diana Nieto; Jessica Nieto-Mendez; Karyna Duarte; Monica Mong, MIchelle Cevallos Walton, Joanna Calcagno, Lorraine Dominguez; Donna Tomala Nieto and their respective spouses and children. All who had the opportunity to meet and know her loved her vivacious personality, caring spirit and generosity. She will be missed by many more countless family and friends.

The family will receive family and close friends from 1-2pm for a celebration of life service, Saturday, January 14th, at Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks Chapel, Temple Terrace.