Utilia M. “Tillie” (Medeiros) Capelo

Utilia M. “Tillie” (Medeiros) Capelo, 77 of Read Street, Seekonk died Friday, February 22, 2013 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center.  She was the wife of Jose F. Capelo.  She was born in Pawtucket, a daughter of the late Joseph and Utilia (Perry) Medeiros.  Tillie was a display maker for the Walter Allen Company for many years before retiring.  She was a member of the Seekonk Congregational Church.  Besides her husband she leaves one sister, Gail Thomas of Seekonk, three brothers, Gilbert Medeiros of Providence, Joseph Medeiros of North Kingstown and Peter Medeiros of Jamestown and many nieces and nephews.  Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 10:30 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with calling hours until 11:30 AM followed by a service at 12:00 PM in the Seekonk Congregational Church, 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, Ma. Burial will be in Seekonk Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers contributions to the American Cancer Society , 30 Speen Street, P.O. Box 9376, Framingham, Ma 01701 would be appreciated.