Entered into rest, November 30, 2022, Madelyn “Dottie” Capobianco, age 104, of Branford; formerly of New Haven; born in Providence R.I. November 17, 1918, daughter of the late John D’Antico and Mary Battaglia D’Antico. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 59 years, Nicholas Capobianco and was also predeceased by her sister Patsy Belcher. Madelyn is survived by her children Joyce Solomon and her husband Neil; Thomas Capobianco and his wife Nicolle DiVito; Lisa Capobianco and her daughter Sophia Nicole Capobianco, Madelyn’s beloved granddaughter.
Madelyn worked for many years as an executive secretary for The Glass Containers Corp. She was a former parishioner of St. Rose of Lima Church and a member of the Rosary Society. She was an active member in the Lioness Club and the New Haven Women’s Club. She volunteered at the Shubert Theatre in New Haven as well as the St. Raphael’s Women’s Auxiliary and enjoyed the many friendships she developed through these organizations after her retirement.
Friends are invited to go directly to St. Mary Church in St. John Bosco Parish, Branford, CT to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 10 a.m. Entombment in All Saints Cemetery. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter of Branford CT.