Sophie T. Caprariello, 92|
Sophie T. Caprariello (nee Bugaj) of Milwaukee, formerly of
Cedarburg, was called to her heavenly home on Dec. 14, 2011, at the
age of 92.
She was born Sept. 30, 1919, and raised in Albertson, N.Y., later
moved to Port Washington, N.Y., where she resided for 35 years. She
was a member of St. Peterís Parish. In 1986, she moved to Cedarburg,
where she resided for nine years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Vincent. She is survived by
her beloved children, Charles (Linda) Caprariello of Middleton and
Margaret Caprariello of Cedarburg; adored grandchildren, Aaron
(Jodi), Peter, Andrew and Alex. She is further survived by her loving
sisters, Ann (Vincent) Kokernak, Helen Hillard and Jane Brown, along
with nieces, nephews and the family of her late husband.
Sophie enjoyed many hobbies. Gardening, cooking, walking and working
with children were among her favorites. She owned her own catering
business in New York for over 20 years. She was a member of the
Cedarburg Striders and the Cedarburg Senior Center. She was known to
many children as "Grandma Sophie" in the preschool where she assisted
and at the nursery in her church. She was also known for her
strength, humor and her dedication to family.
The family wishes to thank the dedicated nurses and staff at
Eastcastle Place, Bradford Terrace and Horizon Hospice for their
wonderful care and love.
Visitation and services were held in Port Washington, N.Y., and
burial as at Holy Rood Cemetery, Westbury, N.Y.