Age 71 of Milwaukee, WI passed away July 19, 2019.
He was born February 29, 1948 in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico.
Son of Fernando Mercado and Antonia Machado.
Ray is survived by his children Juanita (Fredy) Cerna, Antonio (Catherine) Mercado and Roberto Mercado.
Further survived by his grandchildren Rachael, Jennifer, Charlena, Marcel, Madden, Teague and Brayla as well as other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Fransisco and Antonio Caballero.
Ray enjoyed spending time with family and friends. In his younger days he was an avid pool player and enjoyed fishing along the lakes of Wisconsin. He also enjoyed playing the lottery and going to the Casino.
Visitation will be held at Witkowiak Funeral Home (529 W. Historic Mitchell St.) on Wednesday July 31 from 4pm-8pm with services at 7pm.
On Thursday August 1 at 9:30am, everyone is to meet at Good Hope Cemetery (4141 S. 43rd St. Greenfield, WI) where Ray will be laid to rest.
Ray will be sorely missed by all those that loved and knew him.