Capasso, Donato D., of Newton, October 2, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Margaret L. (Gavagan) Capasso. Devoted father of Paul E. and his wife Janet of Weston, Jerrod C. and his wife Lisa of Newton, Elizabeth A. Sherry and her husband John of Southboro and the late Daniel V. and Mary T. Capasso. Dear brother of Rose Doucette of Natick, Dalia Roche of Newton and Jeannette Micciantuono of Newton. Loving grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Dan was born in East Boston and enjoyed his childhood there. He spent a lifetime in real estate--a business that he loved. He started his career as a real estate broker selling triple deckers in Dorchester. He progressed to become a real estate developer, building apartments in his hometown of Newton. In retirement, he also enjoyed his second career "hobby" at Capasso Farms in Southborough. Funeral from the Burke & Blackington Funeral Home, 1479 Washington St., West Newton, Friday, October 6 at 9:30 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Mary Immaculate of Lourdes Church, 270 Elliot St. Newton Upper Falls at 10:30. Visiting hours Thursday evening from 4:00-8:00 PM. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made in Donato's memory to the Mary Immaculate Sanctuary Fund.