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Jeanne Theresa Caprise

Mar 30, 1949 - Aug 03, 2022

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Jeanne Theresa Caprise (nee Giordano), 73, of Scottsdale, Arizona passed away on August 3, 2022. Jeanne was born March 30, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York to John and Mildred Giordano. On August 24, 1968, she married John and enjoyed over 53 years of love and friendship. Jeanne's love of family...

Services

Aug 16

Visitation

Tuesday, August 16, 2022
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hansen Desert Hills Chapel

6500 E Bell Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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Aug 17

Funeral Mass

Wednesday, August 17, 2022
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

St. Bernard of Clairvaux

10755 N. 124th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85259

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Aug 19

Graveside Service

Friday, August 19, 2022
9:30 am - 10:00 am

National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona

23029 N Cave Creek Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85024

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Jeanne Theresa Caprise

March 30, 1949 - August 03, 2022

 
 

  Christine Del Deo August 5, 2022

Jeanne was more than just a star in the sky; she was the brightest star in the sky! Her credentials included kindness, love, fun and sparkle; she saw the best in everyone and was the first to give thanks and compliments. I was lucky to have traveled with her to the place that held her heart - Siena, Italy - along with Michelle Borrillo and Carmen Smith. We followed Jeanne around the well-known walled city, enjoying the majestic scenery, while she expounded on much of the history. We walked the cobblestone streets, ate gelato, shopped, bought jewelry, bought clothes, visited historical sites, ate more gelato, shopped for larger clothing and hiked down a steep hill to our farmhouse villas - all arranged by Jeanne. Jeanne's laughter was such a part of every adventure. In 2019 Sue Merritt arranged a trip to New York City with Jeanne, where, once again, the four of us (Jeanne, Sue, Michelle, and I) walked all over NYC, attending The Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center, Radio City Music Hall, Moulin Rouge on Broadway, Tavern on the Green, Rockefeller Center, Wall Street, makeovers at Saks Fifth Avenue, and the opening night of Tina Turner, the Musical, as well as eating at fantastic restaurants. Jeanne was so entertaining, so funny and such an enjoyable presence during this trip. Her laughter was uplifting and enduring.
In the last few years, I often ran into Jeanne in Building 3 at Phoenix Mayo, where, even in the midst of difficult treatments, she had the glimmer and the gleam!!
You were a terrific friend, Jeanne, and will always be celebrated for who you were!
I will miss you.

Christine Del Deo

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