In Memoriam


Michael L. "Greek" Caporiccio

(1956 - 2009)












HORNELL, N.Y. - Michael L. "Greek" Caporiccio, age 53, born March 4, 1956 in Elmira, the son of Peter R. and Margaret (Zappia) Caporiccio , passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2009, unexpectedly at home in Hornell.

He was predeceased by his sister, Rosemary; and is survived by his parents, Peter and Margaret of Waverly, NY; brothers, Peter J. and Louis M., both of Florida, Joseph (Kathy) of Arizona; sister, Margaret Levack of Horseheads; along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends in Hornell.

Michael graduated from Hornell High School, Class of 1974. He was a baseball enthusiast and was an umpire for many ball leagues in Steuben, Livingston and Allegheny counties.

Family and friends are invited to visit Walter J. Kent Funeral Home, 858 Lake St. at Washington Ave., Elmira on Friday, March 13th, from 4 to 6 p.m. Prayers will be offered there on Saturday, March 14th, at 9:30 a.m., followed by his Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Ss. Peter & Paul Church. Rev. Walter Wainwright, Celebrant. Committal prayers and interment will follow in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.

The family will provide their own flowers