Russell S. Capizzi, age 88, died Dec. 24, 2021.
He was the beloved husband of 56 years to the late Philomenia "Phyliis" (nee Montemarano) Capizzi; devoted father of Maria (late Fred) Korhummel, Salvatore Capizzi, Russell (Gina) Capizzi and Phyllis (Rich) Dworak; loving popsi of Fred (Stephanie) Korhummel, Salvatore, Julianna, Nicoletta Capizzi, Dominique (Tim) Koch, Nicholas (Karli) Capizzi, Thomas and Tyler Dworak; great-grandfather of Milania and Kash; dear brother of Joyce Madonia; and also survived by nieces and nephews.
The family received friends last week Wednesday at the Tonawanda Chapel, Amigone Funeral Home Inc., 2600 Sheridan Drive. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday from St. Stephen R.C. Church, 2100 Baseline Road, Grand Island.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to WNY Heroes. Share condolences at www.AMIGONE.com.