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In Memory of

Mike Sintas

June 1, 1931 - September 3, 2017

Obituary


When novelists want to create a hero of Grandfatherly proportions, look no further than Mike Sintas. Growing up as an orphan in rural New Mexico, he harnessed the love he should've received. He held on to that love and gave it to his grandkids. He enjoyed taking them to school, making bologna sandwiches and carrying the babies like a football.

Mike loved his life with "Hard Luck" determination. He was a blue collared, hardworking man who took pride in providing for his family.

He fought proudly in the Korean War....

When novelists want to create a hero of Grandfatherly proportions, look no further than Mike Sintas. Growing up as an orphan in rural New Mexico, he harnessed the love he should've received. He held on to that love and gave it to his grandkids. He enjoyed taking them to school, making bologna sandwiches and carrying the babies like a football.

Mike loved his life with "Hard Luck" determination. He was a blue collared, hardworking man who took pride in providing for his family.

He fought proudly in the Korean War. He loved a healthy green lawn and watching his beloved San Francisco 49ers.

Sadly, Mike Sintas passed away alongside family on September 3rd, 2017 at the wise age of 86.

Mike was born on June 1, 1931 in Preston, NM. He is survived by his wife Caroline Sintas, Children: Michael, Stanley, Eugene, Debby, Sandi and Sophia; his loving grandchildren, his adoring great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, his brother Frank Sintas and sister Mary Sena.

Viewing services: scheduled for Friday, September 15, 2017 at 4pm at Memorial Gardens, 3825 Airport Road. Funeral Mass: scheduled for Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 10am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 S. Corona Ave.

Tender Husband, Steady Father
Loving Grandfather, always an Old Goat!