Eugen L. "Gene" Capron Wednesday, June 14, 1939 - Sunday, May 21, 2017
Napoli, NY - Eugene L. “Gene” Capron, 77, of Greenwood Drive, Town of Napoli, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the UPMC-WCA Chautauqua Hospital in Jamestown. He was born June 14, 1939 in the Town of Coldspring, NY, the son of the late Robert and Carrie Bliss Case. Gene was a 1958 graduate of Cattaraugus Central School. He retired from A & D Engels in West Valley, where he had been a milk-hauler. Previously he had worked for the James Fralick Dairy Farm as a crop specialist, Mecca Farms for 32 years, Whitworth Farms for 11 Years, both of Florida. He was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife, Judith “Judy” Rounds Capron, four daughters; Faith (Ransom Sr.) Felt of Randolph, Cassie Capron of Alabama, Bree Brown of Lakeworth, FL, Brigetta (Richard Sr.) Borkowski of Cattaraugus two brothers, Thomas Case of Maryland and Jerry Case of Fredonia, Five Grandchildren, Wesley, Sara, Angela, Ransom and Tyler and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Virginia Folts and second wife, Gretchen Haller and a brother Bob Case. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday (May 27, 2017) in the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church Street, Randolph. The family will receive family and friends one hour prior to the service at 2PM. Rev. W. Mike Trenchard will officiate. Burial will be in the Park Lawn Cemetery, Wesley, NY. To leave a condolence log onto: www.vanrensselaerandsonfuneralhome.com Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.