September 23, 2008
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 9/28/2008 14:00:00
Alma Theresa Capelle, age 82, of Plymouth, Ohio passed away Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at her home. She was born September 4, 1926 in Plymouth to the late Anthony and Isabella Milano. She was a graduate of New Haven High School. She worked at the former Pioneer Rubber Company and the Kroger Company. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard where she was active in the Alter and Rosary Society and the Catholic Ladies of Columbia.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Christian “Curt” Capelle, whom she married on February 23, 1946; her daughters Vickie Velker (Alan) of New Tazewell, Tennessee, Jayne Craig (Ron) of Tucson, Arizona; her sons Curtis Capelle (Marianne)of Willard, Richard Capelle (Cynthia) of Willard; 5 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and special friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her son James Capelle, her sister Mary Pifher and her brothers Joseph Milano and Vincent Bisignano, Sr.
Calling hours will be Sunday, September 28, 2008 from 2-4PM and 6-8PM at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard. There will be a rosary service Sunday at 7:45PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, September 29, 2008 at 11AM at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard with her nephew Father Cletus Pifher and Father Stanley S. Szybka officiating. Interment will be at Mother of Sorrows Catholic Cemetery in North Auburn, Ohio. Memorials contributions can be made to the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church or the MedCentral Hospice. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Curt, Rich, Jane, viki and Jared and families
Our thougts and prayers are with you all.
Alma was a great wife, mom, and grandma and you will all miss her but keep all the good memories in your heart and you will never forget her.
Thinking of you all
Lenny and Mary Branham
Curt and Marianne, I am sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. It must be a very difficult time for all of you. Take it one day at a time and just keep god close and he will see you through. I miss seeing you both. Take care and god bless.
Our sincerest sympathy to you and your family. Your mom was truly blessed to have a great daughter taking care of her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God bless all of you. Take care. JoAnn
Curt and family,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss of Alma. She will be greatly missed. I wish I could be there on staff at Secor’s to help your family through this difficult time. Know that if their is anything I can do for you or your family that I am just a phone call away.
Joanie & Dillon Rands
Vicki & family,
My sincere condolences on your loss. I hope the last days and weeks were comfortable for her and you so that farewells could be expressed. You are all in my prayers during these days and weeks to come. God bless!
Barb (Reichert) Colvin
SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT ALMA. WE WILL BE THINKING OF YOU ALL. WE WON’T BE ABLE TO MAKE THE TRIP TO OHIO GOD BLESS THE FAMILY.
While I rejoice with Alma to be home with the Lord, I pray that the family may feel God’s comforting embrace. Alma was a wonderful person. As “southern transplants” she and Curt always made us feel like we were family. God bless you all!
Rich, Cindy, Jared & Family,
So sorry to hear of your loss and thankful that she can finally have peace. Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers.
VICKIE AND AL,
WE ARE UNABLE TO BE THERE IN PERSON TO GIVE YOU A HUG,BUT KNOW THAT OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU. YOUR SUPPORT TO YOUR PARENTS HAS BEEN A TESTIMONY TO ALL OF US.
ED & MARIAN AND KATIE BRENTLINGER
Vickie, Al and the Capelle family,
There is no good time or way for someone whom you love to pass into God’s hands. You are in our thoughts and prayers.