Gary P. Cappellucci
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Gary Paul Cappellucci 50, of Pompano Beach FL died suddenly on Friday January 1, 2021. Formerly from Cape Cod. Gary was enjoying the beach with family and friends when he noticed children being pulled out to sea by a rip current. He was able to save the children with assistants from other parents. He thensuccumbed, to being pulled out by the current. Gary is survived by his Wife Angel, Son: Zachary, Daughter: Summer, Brothers: Steven (Karen) Cappellucci 0f Yarmouthport, Mass. Mark (Pattie) Cappellucci of Worchester, Mass. Sisters: Nancy (John) Wood of Rotunda, Fl. Diane (Tim Ferreira) of Ormond Beach, FL. He is predeceased by his Parents Jesse and Jean Cappellucci, Sister Lori and Brother Brian. Gary was a Mason by trade and Volunteered Coaching Basketball at Pompano Beach Highschool, First Baptist Church of Pompano Beach, City of Oakland Park, City of Pompano Beach, Victory Travel Basketball, and a volunteer with the Broward County Schools. A celebration of Gary's life will be Thursday January 7, 2020 at 2:00PM at the First Baptist Church of Pompano Beach 138 NE 1 Street. A Viewing will be held prior to Service from 12:30 to 2:00 PM. In Lieu of flowers the family request donations to a trust fund setup for Gary's Children's College Fund. Checks can be made to Angel Cappellucci. On line condolences can be shared at edkalis.com. Arrangements entrusted to Edwards Cremation & Funeral Services, Wilton Manors

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Published in Sun-Sentinel on Jan. 5, 2021.
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January 16, 2021
Summer and Angel, I am so sorry for your loss. Your Dad helped out so much at Floranada over the years. Besides helping out when I had you a few years back, he made the halls a beautiful place to work and learn. The tiles stand as a tribute to your Dad's hard work and caring heart.
I'm praying for your family,
Love,
Mrs. Cary
Margaret Cary
Teacher
January 7, 2021
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. You have a beautiful family and amazing children.
Mindy Wessinger
Teacher
January 7, 2021
Did not know this gentleman, but saw his obituary and wanted to give condolences to the family on the loss of this HERO !! My heart aches for all of you, but he will DEFINATELY be receiving his wings from above.
HEROES ALWAYS DO !! ♥
David A Zielinski
Acquaintance
January 7, 2021
Angel, you and your children have my deepest sympathy and condolences. I hope you are surrounded by loved ones during this difficult time. I’m thinking of you.
Rachel Contreraz
Acquaintance
January 7, 2021
Summer and Family, today you will be in my thoughts, tonight you will be in my prayers, and you will always be in my heart.
Marianne Steffes from Floranada Elementary
Marianne Steffes
Teacher
January 6, 2021
So sorry for your loss of a dear loved one. Gary touched so many lives and will be deeply missed. (Psalms 94:19)
Ryan
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