Michael James Bloom
, 54, of Chandler, AZ, passed away on March 28, 2019. He was born on March 26, 1965 in St. Anthony, Idaho. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Michelle, and children Chance, Keaton, Race and Rylie, as well as, his father James Archie Bloom (Sheila), his mother Renee Somsen (Jay), and sisters Tina Johnson (Doug), Julie Lee and Lori Renee Nielson (Robert).
Mike played football, basketball and ran track in high school. He graduated from Firth High School in Firth Idaho. He served in the Johannesburg South Africa mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Mike went on to complete his university education with a bachelor’s in marketing from Arizona State University. Golfing was a passion of his and he played often and competed in many golf tournaments. He was a lifelong fan of football, basketball and golf. Mike loved spending time with his family and was a practical joker hiding around corners so he could jump out at you. Mike spent his extra time serving in the community and church, especially working with the youth.
Mike was friendly and outgoing and used his excellent people skills as a pharmaceutical representative for over 27 years. He loved life and making memories with his family.
A Viewing will be held on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 10:00 am with a Memorial Service at 11:00 am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on 3770 S. Cooper Rd, Chandler, Arizona.