Keith Edward (Eddie) Capellaro, 70, of Danbury, beloved husband of Theresa (Bates) Capellaro, passed away unexpectedly at Danbury Hospital on Friday, May 10, 2013.
Eddie was born in Danbury, son of the late Francis and Josephine Capellaro. He was a graduate of Henry Abbott Technical School and had attended the Bullard Haven Technical School. He served in the US Marines and had worked as an electrician for the Delta Electric and Dinto Electric Companies. He was a longtime member of St. Joseph Church and was an avid NY Giants, Rangers and Yankees Fan, as well as the UCONN Girls Basketball Team. His life revolved around his wife, kids, grandkids, siblings and his gardens.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his four children: Keith Capellaro, Jr. and wife Ramona of Stanwood, WA, Michael Capellaro and wife Sandra of Danbury, Donna Whitehead and husband John of Danbury and Jeffrey Capellaro and wife Jessica of Milford, his brothers Robert Capellaro of Cartersville, GA and Mark Capellaro of Danbury and his sister Jacqueline Kean of Port Orange, FL, five grandchildren: Samantha and Andrew Capellaro, Shjon and Allysen Whitehead and Madelyn Capellaro and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph Church on Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Peter Cemetery. Friends may call at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, on Wednesday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the
, PO Box 5022, 5 Brookside Dr., Wallingford, CT 06492 or the
, 38 Richard Ave., Norwalk, CT 06854.