Jean R. Caputo, formerly of Marion Avenue in Ambler, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at her home in Pennsburg. She was 73 years old.
Born in Chestnut Hill, she was the middle daughter of the late Paul and Elizabeth (nee Rush) Longcope.
Jean is a graduate of Wissahickon High School, Class of 1965. She was a loving wife, mother and friend who devoted herself to the happiness of others. She enjoyed traveling, the beach, cooking and baking, games, movies, knitting and quilting. She regularly volunteered her time making baby blankets and clothes for charity and delivering meals and friendly visits to seniors.
Jean was preceded in death by her beloved husband Nickolas S. Caputo in 2012. She is the devoted mother of Bonnie Caputo of Montgomeryville; Joseph Caputo and his wife Lisa of Gilbertsville; and Sarah Young and her husband James of Haddonfield, NJ. She is the loving Grammy to Tyler, Alexander, Alexa, Mia, Sophia, Nickolas, James Jr., and Jackson. Jean is the dear sister of Mary Smith of Warminster and Eileen Pugliese of Lancaster.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, May 6, 2021 after 9:15 AM at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 259 Forest Avenue, Ambler, PA 19002. The Words of Remembrance will begin at 10:15 AM followed by the Funeral Mass at 10:30 AM., with Msgr. Stephen P. McHenry as Celebrant. Interment will be in St. John Neumann Cemetery.
Remembrances in her name to Jordan Center for Gynecologic Oncology at Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center would be appreciated by the family
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