Wellsville, NY - Jean Elizabeth Capizzi of the Hallsport Road passed away on Wednesday, March 02, 2011, at the Jones Memorial Hospital. She was born on February 11, 1925 in Warsaw to Marlin Remington and Mabel Estelle Calkins Bassett Sr. On March 20, 1971 she married Salvatore Capizzi who predeceased her on February 23, 2008.
Jean was raised in Warsaw and for 30 years lived in Angelica. She was a WAC during WWII serving as a dental hygienist and was a member of the American Legion.
Survivors include: 2 daughters, Jela Hagerman of Perry and Marla (Gary) Wilkerson of Batavia; a son, Eric (Jennifer) Hagerman of Florida; 9 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; a step son and care giver Leonard (Maureen) Capizzi of Wellsville.
Jean was predeceased by a brother Marlin Remington Bassett Jr. and a son Gerald Lawrence Hagerman
A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family in Until the Day Dawn Cemetery in Angelica. Arrangements are under the direction of the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home in Wellsville. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.