Gertrude Capocefalo

1920 ~ 2022 (age 101)

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Gertrude Capocefalo (Piscitell), died peacefully at age 101 on June 16, 2022 at the Finger Lakes Center for Living.   Gertrude grew up in Syracuse and later lived in Throop, NY and Union Springs, NY where she made many friends and had fond memories.  She was a kind, funny and generous wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She had unlimited love for her family.

She is survived by her two daughters Valerie Prouten (Bruce) and Paula Capocefalo(Rob Outhouse), grandson Jamie Prouten (Leslie), granddaughter Jaylyn Edoo (Fairoze), great grandsons Greyson Prouten, Beckett Prouten and Riley Edoo.

Gertrude was predeceased by her sisters Ann Walter and Mary Callura and brothers Anthony, Louis, Peter, Michael, Angelo, Frank and her former husband Edward A. Capocefalo.  She had many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to sincerely thank our “extended family” at the Finger Lakes Center for Living for their compassion, unlimited care and professionalism. 

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