JoAnn M. Cappellucci

JoAnn M. Cappellucci, 61, passed away suddenly at home Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012. JoAnn is the daughter of the late Alfred (Cappy) Cappellucci and Teresa (Cupini), with whom she resided. JoAnn had lived in Vineland all of her life.

JoAnn worked as a beautician for many years at the Holly Hill Beauty Salon in Millville.

JoAnn could always be found working outside in her garden with her lilacs, peonies, and lily-of-the-valley. If she wasn't there, she could be found playing JackPot Party at her favorite casino, Caesars.

JoAnn was very good-hearted to people regardless of whether she knew them or not.

In addition to her mother, JoAnn is survived by her brother, Alfred (Cappy) Cappellucci, and sister, Andrea (Andi) Cappellucci. JoAnn leaves behind a very special young lady, Shannon Burns, whom she adored and loved with all her heart, and a host of aunts, cousins, and relatives.

A funeral liturgy will be celebrated on Thursday at 11 a.m. at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish, Sacred Heart Church, Vineland. Burial will be private. Friends will be received on Thursday at the church from 9 to 10:45 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations will be gladly accepted in memory of JoAnn at Guiding Eyes, 611 Granite Spring Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598 (

Arrangements are by DeMarco-Luisi Funeral Home, 2755 S. Lincoln Ave., Vineland. Please visit to send condolences to the family.

Published in The Daily Journal on Dec. 25, 2012