Robert E. Capoverde


Robert E. Capoverde

proud father

Robert E. "Bobby" Capoverde, 77, of Lambert Lind Highway, Warwick, died December 14, 2011 at Coventry HealthCare Center, Coventry.

Born in Providence, he was the beloved son of the late Elvira (Ventriglia) Capoverde and the late Francesco Capoverde.

He was the brother of Alfred and Louis Capoverde of Florida and the late Francesco Capoverde of Providence. He was the proud father of three daughters, Gina Cokely and her husband, David, of North Kingstown, Melissa Capoverde of Greene and Leeann Ballard and her husband, Ryland, of Hope. He was the devoted grandfather of Krystal and Alexandra Cokely and Kelsey and Kevin Kairnes.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Dec. 15 at Immaculate Conception Church in Westerly. Burial with military honors was held Dec. 19 at Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter.