July 9, 1937 - August 19, 2016
Boonville- Marleen G. Capron, 79, of Potato Hill Road passed away unexpectedly at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center on August 19, 2016.
She was born on July 9, 1937 in Syracuse, NY, a daughter of Glenn and Eva Adsit Greenwell. Her parents moved to Boonville when she was four years old. She graduated from Boonville High School in 1955 and Suny Morrisville in 1957 with a degree in food service. Marleen was united in marriage with Norman Stoars Capron on August 16, 1958 at the Boonville Methodist Church. Norman died May 3, 1999. The couple settled on Potato Hill Road in 1959. She was manager of the cafeteria at the Boonville School for two years and then became a full time homemaker to raise her family. She was a member of the Boonville United Methodist Church, she was past matron of Eastern Star, and was currently a member of the Lake Delta Mappa Salma Chapter. She was also a member of Lewis-Oneida Senior Citizens and was past president of AARP. Marleen enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, camping, singing in the church choir, knitting, cooking, especially donuts.
Surviving are her children, Carol L. Capron, Utica, Kimberly and Dale Roberts, Utica, Glenn Scott Capron and Betty Fleming, Chaffee, NY, Cheri and Carlos Pulquerio, Boonville and Terri and Sean Karn, Brookfield, NY; grandchildren, Christopher Roberts and Crystal Gheen, Andrew Roberts and Mikki Smith, Brittny and Loren LaPadala, Danica and Delany Karn and Hayleigh Capron; a brother and sister-in-law Duane and Sue Greenwell, Marcy, NY; a great aunt, Doris Paratore, Syracuse and several nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed by her canine companion, Storm.
A Memorial service will be held on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Boonville United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in Boonville Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville and one hour before the service on Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Boonville Methodist Church.
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