Juan R. Ocasio Encarnacion

November 16, 1966 - August 18, 2022

11/16/1966 - 08/18/2022

Past Services

Friday August 26, 2022
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel
5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 422-4000 | Directions

Juan R. Ocasio Encarnacion passed away Thursday, August 18th, 2022 in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Juan was born November 16, 1966 to Juan Ramon Ocasio and Ignacia Encarnacion in  Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico.

Juan joined the Navy in 1987, starting as a cook on the USS Macdonough. By the time he retired in 2007, he was a petty officer at rank E6. During this time, he married Elisa L. Ocasio on January 3rd, 1992. He also fathered Maria and Aurora, dedicating himself to his family and to his work. After his retirement, he continued serving the Navy by helping in their shipyards until 2012. As of 2019, he worked at Go Car Wash, previously known as Rio Car Wash. In his spare time, he had many hobbies that involved his interests in electronics, wood-working, reading, and even cooking.

He was predeceased by his father, Juan Ramon Ocasio. Left to honor and cherish his memory are his wife Elisa; two children Maria and Aurora; mother Ignacia; sister Carmen, and many others of his family.

The family will receive friends on Friday August 26, 2022 from 1:00 – 9:00 PM at Altmeyer Funeral Home – Southside Chapel, 5033 Rouse Dr. Virginia Beach, VA 23462.

Memorial Donations can be made here: Juan R. Ocasio Encarnacion Memorial Fund. Please consider supporting the Ocasio family during this difficult time, and in the weeks and months to come.

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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
1 year ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Juan R. Ocasio Encarnacion, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, Juan R. Ocasio Encarnacion, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Rosalyn Virella Santa Virella Santa
1 year ago

Eliza cuanto lo siento, te envio un fuerte abrazo de fortaleza para ti y tus nenas, mi mas sentido pesame, q Dios lo reciba en sus brazos, mis condolencias, QDP…