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Obituary for Nancy J. Cappellino

Nancy J. Cappellino of Arcade, NY passed away on Friday, June 2, 2023 at her residence at the age of 85.

She was born June 24, 1937 in Montemaggiore Belsito, a small town in the Metropolitan City of Palermo, Sicily, Southern Italy. She was a daughter of the late Salvatore and Marina (Mircio) Chiappone. Nancy was a former member of St. Patrick's Church in Java Center and current member of St. Mary's Church in Arcade. She was a devoted wife and mother and she enjoyed sewing and cooking.

Nancy worked as a teacher's aide for the Pioneer Central School District.

Her husband, Frank Cappellino who she married on May 4, 1968 in Buffalo, passed away on April 10, 2007.

She is survived by her daughters, Michelle Cappellino of Depew and Marina Cappellino of Arcade as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Nancy is preceded in death by her her sister, Christine Runfola.

Friends may call on Tuesday, June 6, 2023 from 4-7pm at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main St., Arcade. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 2023 at 11am at the St. John Neumann Church (St. Mary's Site), 3854 Main St., Strykersville where Deacon John Zielinski will officiate. Interment will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Java Center.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of WNY, 6400 Sheridan Dr #320, Buffalo, NY 14221.