Joseph A. Capaldi

8/25/1927 – 1/4/2022

It is with great sadness, we announce the passing of Carmel resident Joseph A. Capaldi, 94, on January 4, 2022.

Joseph was born in the Bronx, NY on August 25, 1927 to Frank and Grace Capaldi . Joseph married the love of his life, Josephine (Randelli), on August 7, 1949 in the Bronx, NY.

Joseph was a Sanitation Driver for the New York City Department of Sanitation.

He was a hard worker, devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. Taking care of and spending time with family was most important to Joseph. He also loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a proud United States Army Veteran who proudly served his country. He was a member of the Putnam County VFW.

Joseph will be missed by everyone who knew and loved him.

Joseph was predeceased by his beloved wife Josephine in 2012, his daughter Angela Tompkins in 2011, his son in law James Tompkins in 2013 and his son in law Sebby DiCaro in 2020. His brother Louis Capaldi as well as his sister Anna Lee also predeceased him.

He is survived by his two daughters, Susan DiCaro of Florida and Joann Sprague and her husband Tommy of Poughquag, NY. He is also survived by four adoring grandchildren, Jeremy, Jonathan, Rachel and Christina, as well as one cherished great granddaughter Autumn Tompkins.

All Funeral Services to honor and celebrate Joseph’s life will be private. Joseph’s family would like to thank you all for your understanding, kindness, and prayers during this difficult time.

Joseph will be laid to rest alongside his beloved wife Josephine in Raymond Hill Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc., 10 Fowler Avenue, Carmel, NY, 10512 (845) 225-3672,

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