Rafael Mateo-Ocampo,44, passed away unexpectantly Thursday, May 26, 2022. He was born March 7,1978, the son of Justino Mateo-Montano and Angela Ocampo Bueno. He married the love of his life Yesenia Mateo June 21, 2014, in Racine. A welder for Jensen Industries, Rafael loved riding his bike, fishing and was an excellent craftsman (a jack of all trades). Rafael enjoyed getting tattoo’s and had a great connection with animals, especially dogs. But what he enjoyed most was his family and children. He is survived by his wife Yesenia, three children David, Kimberly, and Miguel, along with many sisters and brothers who all live in Mexico. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Thursday June 2,2022 at 6:00 pm in Strouf Funeral home. Memorial gathering will take place in the funeral home Thursday June 2, 2022, from 4:00pm until time of the service. Burial will be private for family per Rafael’s wishes.