Richard “Ricky” Joseph Capo

September 17, 1946 - June 29, 2022

Richard “Ricky” Joseph Capo, 75, of Silsbee, passed peacefully at his home surrounded by his family, Wednesday, June 29, 2022.  He was born on September 17, 1946, in Orange, to Reba Parks Capo and Sam Capo.

Ricky was a loving and devoted husband, father, son, brother, and friend.  He was known by many people as Ricky, Rick, Cape, Big Rick, and to a select special few, Popa Rick.  He worked at Bethlehem Steel for many years as a rigger and later as a commercial fisherman and carpenter.

Survivors include his wife, Holly Puntes; son, Richard Charles Capo of Silsbee; numerous cousins; and a host of close friends.  He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, and sister-in-law.

The family would like to send a special thank you to Harbor Hospice, Janet, Kelli, and Dr. Arfeen, for all their help and support.

Ricky’s committal will be held at Broussard’s Crematorium.  His graveside service will be held at Knupple Cemetery, at later date.



Broussard’s Crematorium
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Comments (1)

    A.B. Dickerson says:

    Thank you for all you done for me as I was growing up, I learnt a lot from you and Richard. You and youre family will always be in my prayers…

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