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.