In Remembrance of Frank C. Caputo
Frank C. CaputoDunmore, PA Sept. 3, 1921 ~ December 9, 2013 Date of Service: December 13, 2013
Frank C. Caputo, 92, Dunmore, a lifelong resident of Dunmore died Monday morning in
the Greenridge Health Care Center. His wife the former Mary E. Pizzola died in 1995.
Born in Dunmore, he was the son of the late Joseph and Rose Colangelo Caputo. Frank attended Dunmore public schools and graduated from automotive mechanics schooling in the U.S. Army. He served our country honorably during WWII while with the 109th Infantry in the European Theatre of Operations. Prior
to retirement he owned and operated Caputo’s Exxon Service Station for forty years. Frank enjoyed his time spent assisting the board at First National Community Bank in tallying proxy votes during elections. He was a member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish in Dunmore, the Italian Sons of Italy, the American Legion Victory Post #13 in Dunmore, and the former Bucktown Club in Dunmore.
Frank was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle and friend who’s passing will leave a void in the lives of his family.
Surviving are a son Joseph F. Caputo and his wife Mary Ann of Scranton, a daughter Rosemary E. Demanovich and husband Stephen of Dunmore, a sister Catherine Mecca, Dunmore, two grandchildren, Stephen Demanovich, Orlando, FL, and Marisa Carlson, Lake Harmony, FL, four great grandchildren, Aveya and Jayden Carlson and Ashlyn and Cooper Demanovich, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by four sisters, Jean Pianteri, Vera Lalli, Mary Longo, and Josephine Gaetano and five brothers, Joseph, Louis, James, William, and Anthony Caputo.
The funeral will be Friday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc. 318 East Drinker Street in Dunmore with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith Street in Dunmore. Entombment will follow in the mass in the Cathedral Cemetery in Scranton.
Friends may call Thursday from 4-8pm
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association 613 Baltimore Drive
Suite 3 Wilkes Barre PA 18702.