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Timothy L. Cappelli

September 9, 1955 - April 1, 2014

Timothy L. Cappelli, 58, of Springfield died at 8:18 am, Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at his home. He was born September 9, 1955 in Springfield, to Robert P. and Mary Lou Elmer Cappelli.

Timothy was of the Catholic Faith. He enjoyed golf and softball, and was a Master Fire Arms Instructor.

He worked as a Police Officer and Crash Fire Rescue Fireman at Capital Airport for Twenty-Seven years

Survivors include his father, Robert P. Cappelli of Springfield; one daughter, Adrienne (Steve) Ettinger of Springfield; one son, Nicholas Cappelli of Rapid City, SD; two grandchildren, Delilah and Adele Ettinger; one sister, Camille (Gary) Neuman of Springfield; his “best friend in the world” Lisa S. Eden of Taylorville; former wife, Diana Cappelli of Springfield; one niece, Cassie (Phil) VonDeBur of Springfield; one nephew, Zacharie (Fiance: Bianca Halle) Neuman of Springfield and one great nephew, Landon VonDeBur.

His mother, precede him in death.

Memorial Gathering: 4-7 pm, Friday, April 4, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.,

Celebration of Life Party: The family will host a Celebration of Life Party from 5-9 p.m, on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the DAV Hall-Halger Chapter 15, 25 Club Area, Springfield, IL 62712

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to Memorial Home Hospice.

Service Information

Mariah's Restaurant


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Memorial Information

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

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