Dorothy E. Caprio

Dorothy E. Caprio

AGE: 87 • Manchester

Dorothy E. Caprio, 87, of Manchester, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at Morris Hall in Lawrenceville. Born in Jersey City, Dorothy resided in New Providence before moving to Leisure Village West, Manchester in 1984. She was a member of the Caritas Guild Tennis Club and Italian-American Club, all in Leisure Village, and was a parishioner of Saint John's Church in Lakehurst.

Dorothy was predeceased by her husband, Gerard, in 1992, as well as her brothers, Robert and Harvey. She is survived by her son, Gerard Caprio Jr. of Williamstown, MA; her daughters, Christine Vaccarella of Morrisville, PA, and Maria Pantages Ober of Walpole, MA; her five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012 at the Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, 3010 Ridgeway Road, Manchester. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012 at Saint John's Church, 619 Chestnut St., Lakehurst, NJ 08733. For tributes, please visit In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dorothy's memory to Morris Hall-Staff Appreciation, One Bishop's Drive, Lawrenceville, NJ, 08648.

Funeral Home

Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home
3010 Ridgeway Road Manchester, NJ 08759
(732) 657-5700

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 7, 2012