Rafael Hernandez, age 55, passed away on February 26, 2023. Beloved husband of Elsie Hernandez. Devoted father of Rafael Junior Hernandez (Deceased), Gamaliel Hernandez, Yadira Hernandez, Madeline Lopèz, Elsie Valentin, Daniel Valentin, and Ivelisse Valentin. Cherished grandfather of Mateo, Mia, Eli, Jacy, Isaiah, Orlando, Adriana, Xavier, Asia, Arie, Chris, Matthew, Serenity, and Messiah. Dear brother of Ricardo, MaLen, Lucy, Omar, Marisol, and Maricelly. Treasured uncle of Ivette Torress and Juanita Torress. Rafael enjoyed fishing, visiting the zoo, animals, and going to the salon. Most of all, he loved to make everyone laugh. Rafael was loved by so many! He was always funny and had a devoted love towards his family and Jehovah.
Family and friends are welcome on Saturday, March 4, 2023, from 4 to 8 p.m., with services at 7 p.m., at Slone & Co. Funeral Directors 13115 Lorain Ave. Cleveland, OH 44111.