Alfonso F. Cappelli Jr., 76, of Wellsboro, Pa., died Monday, April 29, 2013, at Broad Acres Health and Rehabilitation Center, Wellsboro, Pa. Alfonso was born Dec. 3, 1936, in Williamsport, Pa., a son of Alfonso Sr. and Virginia Cappelli. He was the husband of Janice (Youmans) Cappelli for 36 years and would have celebrated their anniversary on June 26. Alfonso was employed at TruckLite before his retirement. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Alfonso is survived by his wife, Janice, of Wellsboro, Pa.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Beverly and Jerry Wert of Ephrata, Pa., Mary and Alan Smith of Sarasota, Fla.; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Harry and Ann Youmans of Mansfield, Pa.; several nieces and nephews.
In keeping with Alfonso's wishes, there will be no services. Burial will be in Whitneyville Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made in Alfonso's memory to the Cherry Flats Baptist Church, 2291 Cherry Flats Road, Mansfield, PA 16933 or to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 1833, Merrifield, VA 22116-8033. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa., is assisting the family.