Obituary: Mary Piha Capeloto, 98

Obituary: Mary Piha Capeloto, 98

Mary Piha Capeloto, 98, of Atlanta passed away peacefully Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.

Born in Montgomery, Ala., to Luna and Rubin Piha, both of blessed memory, she moved to Georgia with her family at a very early age and was a longtime member of Congregation Or VeShalom.

Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband of 42 years, Victor; a sister, Regina Capilouto; and a brother, Morris Piha. She is survived by her daughters, Rachel Guillen (Manuel) and Annette Schulman; grandchildren Michelle Lawrence (Chris), Carl Guillen (Laura), Greg Guillen, Rubin Schulman (Bridgette), Jodi Garrett (Bill), Helane Bennett (Kevin) and Susan Gow (Mark); and 11 great-grandchildren.

Sign the online guestbook at In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to OVS. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, at Greenwood Cemetery with Rabbi Hayyim Kassorla officiating. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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