Michael Jay Toms, 57 of Gilbert AZ passed away unexpectedly on April 12, 2018 after a short illness. He was born in Manchester, IA. Michael is survived by his wife Lora Toms (Jensen) and son Colton Toms of Gilbert. He also leaves behind two brothers, Larry Toms and Jeff Toms and two sisters Debra Oliva and Vicky Desotel. He was preceded in death by son Griffin Michael Toms and parents Merlyn and Bethel Toms.
Michael never met a stranger he couldn't approach and get to know and enjoyed talking to everyone. He loved watching football, basketball, and golf. Especially his Iowa Hawkeyes and Arizona Cardinals. He loved the beach in Mexico and spending time with family and friends.
Mike's memorial service will be held at Falconer Funeral Home at 251 W. Juniper in Gilbert 85233 on April 28 at 11:00 am.
In lieu of flowers the family asks you consider donations to either Colton's college fund or Friends For Life Animal Shelter in Gilbert.