Elizabeth A. Caputo

Verona—Elizabeth A. “Betty” Caputo, 74, of Merry St., formerly of Rockville Centre, Long Island, NY passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 2, 2018, at University Hospital in Syracuse.


She was born on April 8, 1943, in Glen Cove, Long Island, NY, the daughter of Benedict T. and Santa Vincenti Caputo.  She was a graduate of Mineola High School, Class of 1961. She moved to Verona in 2012.


Betty was employed as a secretary with the Carlstan North Hills Insurance Agency in Garden City, LI, NY for many years.


Surviving are two sisters, Mary (Kenneth) Gamel, of Verona, and Sandra Caputo, of Dunnellon, FL; a brother, Carmen (Carol) Caputo, of Manchester, NJ; her beloved nieces and nephews, Alicia (Mark) Smith, Joanne (Matthew) Mitchell, Cortney (Phil) Castronovo, Jacqueline Gamel, Kristyn (Matt) Crumb, Cameron Caputo, and Darren Caputo; and several great-nieces and great-nephews. She was pre-deceased by her parents and a great nephew Kenneth Giordano Castronovo.


Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, beginning with a 10:15 AM Prayer Service at the Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., followed by a 11:00 AM Funeral Mass at St. Helena’s Church, 210 Primo Avenue Sherrill, NY where Rev. William A. Mesmer will officiate. Interment will take place in Verona Cemetery.  Family and friends are invited and may call on Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the funeral home, 342 Main St., Oneida.