Jeffrey M. Capelle
Jeffrey M. Capelle, 54, of
Fond du Lac, died Thursday, September 7, 2017, unexpectedly in his sleep.
He was born on September 4,
1963, in Fond du Lac, a son of James and Sharon Junaitis Capelle.
Jeff graduated from L.P.
Goodrich High School in 1982. He
attended Moraine Park Technical College Culinary Arts Program from
1982-1984. He considered it a great
privilege to take over the family restaurant Capelle’s Anchor Inn from
1984-1989. He then worked at Waupun
Correctional in food service and then transferred to Dodge Correctional to work
as the Food Service Administrator.
Jeff was a follower of
Jesus. His faith was important to
him. He kept it personal, but displayed
it in his actions daily.
Jeff was a wonderful father,
brother, son and a friend to many. He
dedicated the last few years of his life to caring for his parents. Jeff had a way with people that would make
them feel welcomed in any situation. He
was always making us laugh.
Jeff is survived by three
children: Craig (Kaely), Brent and Kayla Capelle; the mother of his children,
Barb Capelle; his parents, Jim and Sharon Capelle; his brothers and sisters:
Rick (MaryRose) Capelle, Michael (Karen) Kraus, Wendy (Bob) Kretschmann, Jim
Capelle, Kyle Capelle and Kara (Dave) Launders; many nieces and nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by
his grandparents: Victor and Mary Capelle, Matthew and Antonia Junaitis.
VISITATION: Friends may call from 4:00 -8:00 p.m. on Tuesday,
September 12, 2017, at Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 31 East
Division Street, Fond du Lac.
There will be a private
family service and burial at St. Charles Cemetery.
A memorial in Jeff’s name is
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel
& Crematory is serving the family, www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com. 920-921-4420