Sackets Harbor – Betty L. Caputo, 96 of Sackets Harbor passed away August 19, 2022 at
Samaritan Keep Home where she had been a resident since July 2019.
Betty was born July 14, 1926 to the late Raymond Lewis and Myrtle (Piper) Greene. She
attended Watertown City Schools.
She married Angelo “Jack” Caputo on Sept 1, 1943 who passed away January 15, 1999. Betty
and Jack were very active in the Third Order of St. Francis of Assisi.
Betty held several occupations during her lifetime and retired from Bomax in 1988. She enjoyed
sewing, reading and knitting in her spare time and most of all she enjoyed spending time with
Betty was a life member of The American Legion Auxiliary Post 1757 and a member of The VFW
She is survived by her children, Josephine “Joann” Peters- Dexter, Mary Jane Whalen-
Chittenango, John (Sharron) Caputo – Oregon, Anthony (Rose) Caputo -Watertown, Diane
(Bruce) MacKenzie – Clayton, Debra Crary – Dexter along with 16 grandchildren, 26 great-
grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Besides her husband she was pre-deceased by her daughter Rose Chiodi, and sons-in-law James
Chiodi, Ernest “Bob” Peters, Charles Whalen, Mark Crary and grandson Thomas Berkey Jr.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at 10:00 am at St. Andrews Catholic Church in
Sackets Harbor with a mass to follow at 11:00 am with Father Donald Robinson officiating.
Burial will immediately follow at Lakeside Cemetery in Sackets Harbor.
The family would like to say THANK YOU to the staff on the 4 th floor of Samaritan Keep Home
for the amazing care and compassion they showed Betty during her stay.
Donations may be made to the Sackets Harbor Ambulance Fund or the Sackets Harbor
American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship Fund.
Online condolences may be made at ClevelandFHInc.com