Margaret J. Capelle (1921 - 2012)

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Capelle, Margaret J.

Margaret J. Capelle, 91, longtime resident of Green Bay, died Monday, December 31, 2012. She was born April 21, 1921, in Green Bay to John and Julia (Gerczak) Fruzen.

Margaret attended St. Mary of the Angels Grade School. On November 8, 1941, she married Charles Capelle at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on May 5, 1994.

She is survived by her two sons and daughter-in-law, Charles and Rosemarie Capelle, William (and friend, Diane) Capelle, all of Green Bay; seven grandchildren, Scott, Sean, Jeffery, Paula, Michael Capelle, Christine Jahnke and Kelly Walters; five great-grandchildren; her brother, Francis (Marilyn) Fruzen; her sisters, Elizabeth "Lil" Rein, Anna (Wally) Geyer; many nieces and nephews.

Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Charles; two brothers, Stanley and Anthony; and her sisters, Katherine Crabbe, Martha Purrman, Josephine LeCapitaine, Irene Thorpe, and infant sister, Agnes.

Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday. The Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with Sr. Toni Jendrasiak SSND officiating. Burial will be in St. John Cantius Parish Cemetery. To send on-line condolences, please go to

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.

Funeral Home
Blaney Funeral Home
1521 Shawano Ave. Green Bay, WI 54303
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Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on Jan. 3, 2013