Capogrossi, Barbara L.
formerly of Ithaca: Barbara L. Capogrossi, 91, passed away on Thursday, December 27 at the Vestal Park at Willow Point Nursing Home. She was predeceased by her husband, Angelo Capogrossi; daughter, Maryellen Freelove, and grandson Michael Edward Freelove. Barbara is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Philip LaDue of Endicott; three grandchildren, Philip G. and Katie LaDue, and Michelle Freelove; a sister, Mrs. Margaret Bunnell, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church, Ithaca. She was a retired administrative assistant at Cornell University. She did volunteer work for the Ithaca Red Cross, and was a member of the Ithaca Senior Citizens and Tompkins County Hospital Auxiliary. She enjoyed being a member of the Ithaca High School Class of 1939 reunion committee. The family would like to thank Dr. Jayaraman, Dr. Bhoomireddi and the staff at the Vestal Park Nursing Home for the kindness shown to her. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 31st at St. John's Episcopal Church, 210 North Cayuga Street, Ithaca with the Rev. Richard Towers and Rev. Karen Bunnell officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. The family will receive friends, at the church, on Monday, December 31st at 2 PM until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider contributions in Barbara's memory to Gadabout Transportation Services, 737 Willow Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850.
Published in Ithaca Journal from December 29 to December 31, 2012