George Anthony Cappucci, 95, of Groton, Massachusetts passed away on February 19th, 2023 surrounded by his family. He was born to Francesco Cappucci and Maria D. (Colonna) Cappucci on February 23, 1928, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. A Navy Veteran, he served on a ship from 1946 - 1948 that called on ports from San Diego to Seattle, Hawaii, Japan and China. He was a dedicated family man, an over three-decade employee of General Motors, a proud Democrat and UAW union member. In younger years he enjoyed working in his garden and tending to his animals and lawn.
George was predeceased by his loving wife Theresa F. (Bettencourt) Cappucci, of Groton and Cambridge, MA and his parents and nine siblings. He is survived by his seven children: George F. Cappucci and wife, Deborah of Pepperell, MA, Frank R. Cappucci and wife, Deborah of The Villages, Florida, Thomas P. Cappucci and wife, Debra of Pepperell, MA, Michael C. Cappucci of Gardner, MA, Joseph M. Cappucci and wife, Pamela of Townsend, MA, Paulette A. Hartwell of Athol, MA and Paul T. Cappucci and husband, Timothy J. Carew of Milton, MA, as well as sixteen grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren. He and his wife Theresa also parented many foster children over the years.
Visiting hours will be held in the McGaffigan Family Funeral Home, 37 Main St., (Rte. 113) Pepperell, MA on Sunday, February 26th from 4 - 7 pm. George’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Blessed Trinity Parish - St. Anne Church, 75 King St., Littleton, MA on Monday, February 27th at 10 am.
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