- Local Guide
John J. Capitanelli, 86, of Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at Wellington Heights in Punxsutawney.
He was born Nov. 22, 1927, in Adrian, the son of the late Thomas and Mary (Corresi) Capitanelli.
He was a welder by trade in the construction industry.
He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, having served as a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews, including Marilyn Mumaw
At the family's request, there will be no public visitation.
A private interment will take place at St. Mary's Cemetery in Reynoldsville.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
Online condolences can be made at www.faitfuneralhome.com.