Domenic  Capacchione

Obituary of Domenic Capacchione


Domenic “Cappy” Capacchione, age 85, passed away peacefully at his home in Wildwood Crest, NJ on December 7, 2017. A 1951 graduate of Wildwood High School, Domenic joined the U.S. Navy, serving from 1951 to 1955. Following his discharge he worked as a hairdresser in Doylestown, PA and afterward started his own business building swimming pools throughout Bucks County, PA. When he retired he returned to his hometown of Wildwood, NJ and worked on the boardwalk for 26 years.  He was the leader of the “Early morning men’s boardwalk bicycle ride” group.  Domenic was also an avid snow skier and enjoyed sailing and tennis.   He touched the lives of many people and was well loved by all. Domenic was predeceased by his daughter Victoria Capacchione-Grill, survived his daughter, Cheryl Capacchione, his son, Damian Capacchione, his grandchildren, Shannon Socha, and Shelby Grill, Nina Capacchione and Michael Capacchione, and 2 great grandchildren. The family will greet friends and family at the Assumption Church at 7110 Seaview Avenue, Wildwood Crest, NJ, on December 13, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM followed by a memorial mass at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite charity to fight cancer.   Condolences can be made at