August 18, 1926 - July 4, 2021
Fedora T. Capriotti, age 94, of St. Anne passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at her home. She was born August 18, 1926 in Chicago Heights, the daughter of Nazareno & Gemma (Castaletti) Pignotti. Fedora married Emil P. Capriotti on September 21, 1947 in Chicago Heights. He preceded her in death on October 16, 1992. Fedora was a homemaker. She was a past member of Kankakee Women’s Club, St. Anne Catholic Church Choir, Sons of Italy, and St. Anne Sodality. Fedora was a past volunteer of the Alive Adult Literacy program as a tutor. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed playing the piano. Fedora traveled extensively throughout Europe and the United States. She enjoyed reading and cooking. Most of all, she enjoyed attending all her grandchildren’s activities. Fedora was known for her kind and generous spirit. She was adored by her children and grandchildren and loved by many. She was a parishioner of St. Anne Catholic Church. Surviving are two sons, Emile Capriotti Jr. of Kankakee and Claude Capriotti of St. Anne; one daughter and son--in-law, Gilda & Mark Barrett of Bourbonnais; two grandchildren, Zachary Barrett of Ft. Myers, FL and Emilia Capriotti of Kankakee; one brother-in-law and two sisters-in-law, Jasper & MaryJane Capriotti of Bourbonnais and Eleanor Pignotti of Naperville; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Emil P. Capriotti, Fedora is preceded in death by three brothers, Louis Pignotti, Ezio Pignotti, and Alfio Pignotti; one sister, Mary Jacobucci; three sisters-in-law, Grace Lenard, Ruth Pignotti, and Doelores Capriotti; and two brothers-in-law, Fred Capriotti Sr. and Guy Jacobucci. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, July 8, 2021 at Clancy-Gernon-Houk Funeral Home in St. Anne. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021 at St. Anne Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Assumption Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum in Glenwood. Memorials may be made to St. Anne Catholic Church or Uplifted Care.
Fedora T. Capriotti, age 94, of St. Anne passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at her home. She was born August 18, 1926 in Chicago Heights, the daughter of Nazareno & Gemma (Castaletti) Pignotti. Fedora married Emil P. Capriotti on September 21,... View Obituary & Service Information
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