Thomas Ross Caponetto, 59, an Independence, MO resident passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at his home. He was born July 23, 1958 in Kansas City, MO and was adopted by Thomas and Betty (Langford) Caponetto.
Thomas was united in marriage to Julie Reed on August 22, 1992 in Lindsay, NE. He was self-employed and worked out of his home in clothing sales. Thomas was Catholic by faith. He enjoyed golfing, watching old cowboy and war movies, playing with his cat “Master” and spending the time to make his car look good. He truly cherished the time he spent with his family especially his grandson.
Survivors include wife, Julie Caponetto of Independence, MO; daughters, Paige Caponetto of Independence, MO and fiancé Michael Harter of Kansas City, MO, Ava Caponetto of Independence, MO; grandson, Ryo Harter; uncle, Don Bortz of Independence, MO; aunts, Jeanette Caponetto of Liberty, MO, Patty Brewer of Independence, MO. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; numerous aunts and uncles.
Memorial service honoring Thomas’s life will be held from 2:00 p.m., on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Memorial contributions are suggested to the family to help defray funeral costs. Memories of Thomas and words of comfort to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.