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Eliseo "Leo" Ocampo

June 14, 1924 — March 20, 2018

Eliseo “Leo” Ocampo, 93, of Bethlehem, died at his residence on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. He was born June 14, 1924 in Ameca Jalisco, Mexico; son of the late Francisco and Maria (Ochoa) Ocampo. Leo is survived by his wife of over 70 years, Guadalupe “Lupe” Ocampo.

Leo was a hard worker; retiring in 1994 from M.W. Wood after serving as a chef for 35 years at several Lehigh Valley Universities. He was a parishioner of Holy Infancy Catholic Church. Leo will be remembered for his kindness and selflessness as well as the love he shared with his family. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed visiting flea markets in search of antiques.

Leo will be dearly missed by his children, Maria Delgrosso and husband, Jim of Bethlehem; Grace Ocampo of Bethlehem; Joseph J. Ocampo and wife, Terry of Ann Arbor, MI; Leo Ocampo and wife, Kathy of Easton; Deacon Jos “Tony” Ocampo of Bethlehem; and Laura P. Wisser and husband, Scott of Allentown; as well as nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Antonio and Bernard.

A visitation will be held at Connell Funeral Home, 245 E. Broad St. Bethlehem, PA 18018 on Friday, March 23, 2018 between 8:00 and 9:15 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Infancy Catholic Church 312 E. 4th St. Bethlehem, PA 18015.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Lukes Hospice Endowment Fund, 240 Union Plaza Station, Bethlehem, PA 18015.

Holy Saviour Cemetery
2575 Linden St.
Bethlehem PA 18017

Friday, March 23, 2018
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
The Connell Funeral Home
245 E. Broad St.
Bethlehem PA 18018

Mass of Christian Burial
Friday, March 23, 2018
10:00 AM
Holy Infancy Catholic Church
312 East Fourth St.
Bethlehem PA 18015

Funeral HomeConnell Funeral Home, Inc.
245 East Broad St.
Bethlehem PA - 18018

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