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Ronald Capaniro

August 12, 1946 ~ November 2, 2020 (age 74)

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Ronald Capaniro, age 74, passed away November 2, 2020.

A career veteran of the United States Army, he retired from service having achieved the rank of sergeant.  Ronnie loved his kids and grandkids, and he loved his doggies as much as he loved his children.  He enjoyed working with wood; he could often be found in his garage creating amazing woodwork.

Preceded in death by father, Anthony Capaniro; mother, Thelma Irene (Sorrell) Bowen; sister, Patricia Anne Lewis; son-in-law, Robert Taylor, Jr.; brother, Dale Bowen; sister-in-law, Joann Bowen.

Survived by wife, Carolyn Sue Capaniro; daughter, Desiree “Angie” (Wayne Meinen) Taylor; son, Michael (Carrie) Capaniro; grandchildren, James, Rachael (Agustin), Taylor (Mike), Morgan, Reagan, and Kennedy; great-grandchild, Angelo Aguirre; sister, Linda Susan (Enoch) Causey; brothers, Jerry Bowen, William Jack Bowen, and David (Deborah) Bowen; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home, 1631 Parsons Ave.

NOTE: Due to current COVID 19 rules, masks are required inside the funeral home. Please observe social distancing, and use the provided hand sanitizer before picking up the pen to sign the guest book.

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November 10, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home
1631 Parsons Ave
Columbus, OH 43207

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