Carmela ("Camille")Caputo, age 85, passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018 at her home in Warren. She was born and raised in Bayonne and lived in Wall before moving to Warren 10 years ago.
Prior to her retirement, she was an Editor for Western Electric and Morgan Chase.
Miss Caputo volunteered at the Little Friends of Jesus Nursery School for the past 9 years. She derived great joy from her volunteer work, enjoyed the children and her friendship the Vocationist Sisters. She was very active, loved playing the piano and spoke Italian. She was a wonderful hostess and cook who loved to create new culinary delights. She loved spending time with her friends & family and always remembered holidays and birthdays acknowledging these special moments by sending a card.
She is predeceased by her mother and father, Alessandro and Rose and her brother, Salvatore.
Surviving are her siblings, Alexander Caputo and his wife, Helen, Anthony V. Caputo, Mary DeMaio and Gilda Tardi. Also surviving are 11 nieces and nephews and 3 great-nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held on Friday , July 3, 2018 from 9 to 10 am at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung followed by a 10:30 am Funeral Mass at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Basking Ridge.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Vocationist Sisters, 1881 Washington Valley Road, Martinsville, NJ 08836.