Lee Anthony Capucini, 48, of Fremont, OH passed away at his home on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. He was born on January 17, 1969 in Fremont, the son of James Dennis and Phyllis (Dull) Capucini. He was a 1987 graduate of Fremont Ross High School and received an Associate Degree in Culinary Arts from Hocking College. Lee also served in the U.S. Army Reserves.
Lee worked as a Chef at various Country Clubs. He also worked at Home Depot, Tractor Supply Company and drove a school bus for Fremont City Schools. Lee loved sports and fishing. He coached Rossford Elementary School football and was a Referee for Northwest Ohio football and wrestling. He was an avid OSU, Indians and Steelers fan. He enjoyed the Book of Proverbs. Lee wanted everyone to know that “He Had Fun”.
Lee is survived by his two mothers, Phyllis Capucini, Tiffin, OH and Vickie Capucini, Fremont, OH; brother, Bryan (DeeDee) Carte, Clyde, OH; sister, Jennifer Brooks, Fremont, OH; special cousins, Trina (Troy Treen) Capucini, Fremont, OH and Joe Capucini of California; former wife, Susie Capucini, Clyde, OH; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Dennis Capucini; grandparents, Donald, Sr. and Madeline Dull and Leo and Thelma Capucini. Lee will now be with his four-legged girlfriend, Jobu.
Graveside Services will be held on Monday, October 30, 2017; Noon at Seneca Memorial Gardens, 4565 US 224, Tiffin, OH 44883, with Pastor Charlene Thomas officiating. Lee’s wish was to invite everyone to a tailgate style party. This celebration of life will be held at the Tiffin Eagles, 68 Riverside Dr., Tiffin, OH 44883 following the services at the cemetery. His wish was to have everyone wear one of his favorite teams, Ohio State, Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Steelers or your favorite team attire.
Memorials can be made to the Sandusky County Cancer Fund in care of the United Way of Sandusky County; Fremont BHCS Elementary School Athletics or Mackenzie’s Fight. Mackenzie Hanna is Lee’s twenty-one-year-old cousin who has stage 3 cancer. Memorials can be mailed to Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home, 425 E State St., Fremont, OH 43420.Print Obituary & Condolences