Anthony Lawrence (Larry) Caponero passed away at Mt. Cartier Court Extended Care, Revelstoke on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at the age of 68 years. A Memorial Service will be held at the Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia Society of Canada, BC, Region, 303 – 1401 West Broadway, Vancouver, B.C. V6H 1H6 or to the B.C. Wildlife Federation, 101 – 9706 188th Street, Surrey, B.C. V4N 3M2, in memory of Larry.
Larry was born in Revelstoke, BC, on July 6, 1946, and had been a life-long resident. He was a long-time member of the Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club as well as the Black Powder Club. Larry enjoyed hunting, fishing and trapping. He especially loved to be outdoors.
Larry was predeceased by his parents, Tony and Lil Caponero and one son Glen Caponero. He is survived by his wife Dorothy of Revelstoke; two children: Danny (Mel) Caponero and Tracy (Frank) Lamacchia, all of Revelstoke; stepson Mike (Trish) Chabot of Coldstream; six grandchildren: Dawson, Ashley, Amber, Devon, Natasha and Tori; step-grandson Grady; sister Anita (Mel) Shelstrom of Sylvan Lake; brother Jerry (Thana) Caponero of Rutland, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Messages of sympathy may be sent to Larry’s family by viewing his obituary at: www.brandonbowersfuneralhome.com.
Cremation arrangements are in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke.