October 22, 2018

Anthony A. Caputo


Anthony A. Caputo, 88, of Rumford, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, January 6, 2018. He was the beloved husband of the late Nancy J. (Waterman) Caputo. Born in Providence, a son of the late John and Alice B. (Riccitelli) Caputo, he resided in Rumford since 1965. Tony was a Korean War U.S. Army veteran. He was a Civil Engineer and co-founder of Caputo & Wick, Ltd., Rumford, and was also an Engineering Consultant for the Town of Seekonk for many years. Tony was a Life member and Past-president of the Seekonk Lions Club and received the Melvin Jones Fellowship award in 1995. He leaves a son, David A. Caputo and his wife, Ellen, of New Hampshire; daughters, Donna J. Wilson and her husband, Peter, of Vermont and Jeannie E. Caputo of Rehoboth; brothers, Raymond and Edward Caputo and a sister, Gladys Johnson. He was the devoted grandfather of Alissa Wilson, Meghan Carroccia, Kaleigh Jusczyk and her beloved late brother, Michael Jusczyk, and Brian, Jonathan, Christopher and Marissa Caputo and the great-grandfather of Grayson Carroccia. Services with Military Honors will be held Tuesday at 4 p.m. at William W. Tripp Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by visitation from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to Beacon Hospice, 1 Catamore Blvd., East Providence, RI 02914 would be appreciated. For online condolences visit: TRIPPFUNERALHOME.com


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