Ocasio, Neftali Sr. age 88 of Paterson at rest in Paterson on October 6, 2021. Beloved husband of the late Lydia (Martinez). Loving father of Neftali Ocasio Jr. & his wife, Adriana Dominguez of Elk Grove Village, Il., and Emily Ocasio & her fiance Nelson Lopez of Newark. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Born in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico, he came to the mainland over 50 years ago and residing mostly in Paterson. He was a Machinist for Astro Packaging, Hawthorne before retiring. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering at the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa, on Tuesday from 5:00 – 9:00 PM with a prayer service at 6:00 PM.