Joseph L. Cappetta

Joseph L. Cappetta age 84 of Brockway, Pa; passed away on December 21st 2014 at Highland View Health Care Center in Brockway.

He was born on December 30th, 1929 in Altoona, Pa; the son of the late Louis and Caroline Guarage Cappeta.

Joseph was married to Alma J. Elias and she survives.

He was a Korean War Veteran having served in the U.S. Navy.

Retired, he owned and operated Cappetta Sales & Service for 30 years.

He was a member of the V.F.W. and was a former member of the Horton Twp. Sportsmen’s Club.

He is survived by two sons: Michael (Lynda) Cappetta and Stephen (Pamela) Cappetta both of Brockway; his grandchildren Stephen, Kyle, Taylor, Katlyn Cappetta and Breanna Yohe; great grandchildren Tehya and Tegan as well as several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by two brothers: Anthony and James Cappeta both of Murrysville, Pa; two sisters: Rose Begali of Trafford, Pa; Jeanie (Herbert) Slaughenhaupt of Monroeville.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother Robert Cappeta, two sisters Betty and Mary Lou and a son Joseph Cappetta.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 24 at 10:00 A.M. at. St. Tobias Church in Brockway, with Msgr. Charles Kaza presiding.

Burial will follow in St. Tobias Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Mengle Memorial Library, Brockway Ambulance Service or the American Cancer Society.

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