Joseph Manuel Miranda, 59, better known as 'Joey' to family and friends, passed away Oct. 31, 2012 at Riverside County Regional Medical Center in Moreno Valley, Calif.
Joey was born Sept. 5, 1953 in Phoenix, Ariz. to Nellie and Manuel Miranda.
Joey is survived by his mother, Nellie Miranda; his children, Michelle, Natalie, Jessica, Michael, Melinda, Cynthia and Joseph Jr.; 10 grandchildren and one great grandchildren; his sisters, Olga, Rachel and Melissa and his brother, Raymond.
He was preceded in death by his father, Manuel, in 2001.
A graveside service for Joey will be held on Nov. 9, 2012 at 10 a.m. at Palo Verde Cemetery in Blythe.