Russell Walter Cappolella
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Russell Walter Cappolella
  • August 31, 1970 - July 29, 2017
  • Pennsylvania

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Russell Walter Cappolella, 46, of East Stroudsburg passed away peacefully Saturday, July 29 at his home.
Born August 31, 1970, in East Stroudsburg, he was the son of the late Martin and Genevieve Grose.
Russell was a free-spirit, hardworking man who loved life and his family. He was an accomplished carpenter with many other skills; he could create just about anything. Russell was a lifelong resident of East Stroudsburg. He often travelled down south to help rebuild hurricane damaged homes. He even helped rebuild the home of the NASCAR driver; Mark Martin. He had a larger-than- life personality and cherished time with his family and friends. He was a loving son, brother, and uncle who will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Russell was survived by his siblings: Benjamin Grose and his wife Charolette, of Marshalls Creek; Diane Lockard and her husband Dale, of East Stroudsburg, Martin Grose and his Fiancé Sue Felker, of East Stroudsburg, Linda Grose- Jones and her husband Craig, of Henryville, and Joseph Grose , also of Henryville. He was also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews; who all loved him and will miss him very much.
In addition to his parents, Russell had been preceded in death by his brother: Gilbert Adams and nephew: Dale Lockard II.
A public viewing will be held Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 12-2pm at the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home. A prayer service will begin at 2:00 pm led by Pastor Jeff Brower. Cremation will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Habitat for Humanity via Habitat.org, or 1800-422-4828.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home, 27 Washington Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. Online condolences may be made via Lantermanallenfh.com