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Theresa J. Capone

January 22, 2015

Theresa J. CaponeTheresa J. Capone, 81, Franklin St., Watertown passed away Thursday, January 22, 2015, at Samaritan Medical Center.

Calling Hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Sunday, January 25, from 2 - 5PM. A Prayer Service will be at the funeral home on Monday, January 26, at 10:15AM followed by the Funeral Mass celebrated at Holy Family Church at 11AM with Rev. Steven Murray, pastor, presiding. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.

Mrs. Capone was born in Watertown on February 8, 1933, the daughter of Secondo "Fred" and Angelina Depoto Bocciolatt and she graduated from Watertown High School. She married Marion A. "Sonny" Capone on April 3, 1954 in the post chapel at Ft. Knox, KY with Rev. John S. Cunningham, Chaplain, officiating. Sonny died on October 24, 2005.

She was an operator for NY Telephone Co., worked, with her husband, at The Stable as a seamstress, and until her retirement, she worked in the deli at Great American. Theresa was a communicant of Holy Family Church. She enjoyed carpentry and was an accomplished cabinet maker. She enjoyed tennis and was a member of the Watertown Racquet Club. The family spent summers at Sherwins Bay on Pillar Point.

She is survived by her son and his wife, David C. and Linda Capone, Wilmington, DE; three daughters and their husbands, Susan M. and David G. Puccia and Sharon C. and Edward E. Brown, all of Watertown, and Linda A. and Peter M. Messina, Dexter; twelve grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren; three sisters, Dorothy Dietterich, Carole and Dave Nims, and Loretta and Joseph Erdner, all of Watertown; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Besides her husband, Sonny, she was predeceased by three brothers, Francis, Robert, and Carmen Bocciolatt, and four sisters, Henrietta Biondolillo, Ann Marie Niewieroski, Rose Mary Inabinet, and Marceline Davis.

Donations in her name may be made to Holy Family Church, 129 Winthrop St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to her family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com



#21 Bob& Claire Ppepe 2015-02-01 11:30
Claire & I were are in Watertown for my brother Frank's funeral when I noticed on NewzJunky that your Mother had passed. Your Da and I were great friends and we knew your mother very well. Our thought and prayers are with you at this time.
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#20 Lew Kibling Family 2015-01-29 12:46
We are deeply sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
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#19 Anthony & Mary Cozzi 2015-01-26 17:10
We are saddened to learn of the death of our cousin Theresa, our condolences to her sisters and all her family. With love & prayers.
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#18 Joe Dippel 2015-01-26 08:05
So sorry for your loss
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#17 Sarah and Lance Camp 2015-01-25 14:24
Love and peace to all of you. Aunt Theresa was a special person; she will be sadly missed by all she touched.
Prayers for you.
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#16 Tina Foti 2015-01-25 13:57
My sincere sympathies to the Capone family on the recent passing of your dear mother.My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time.
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#15 Dale Parks 2015-01-25 12:46
David, Susan, Sharon and Linda..your parents were the best...always supportive. .always loving...your Mom's legacy will live forever in you and your families...love each other as she loved you all...my sympathy for your loss..Dale Parks
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#14 colleen & Bill Bartr 2015-01-24 17:41
We are so very sorry for the loss of your Mom & long time neighbor Theresa , Our thoughts & Prayers go out to you All & Families - David , Sue , Sharon , Linda
All Our Love
Colleen & Bill B.
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#13 Ted and Janet Leeson 2015-01-24 15:44
Sharon, We are thinking of you and your family during this time of loss of your mother. We will keep you in our prayers. Sincerely, Ted and Janet
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#12 james doolittle 2015-01-24 09:18
sorry for your loss thinking of you both
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