Margaret Jeanette Capwell Vallese, age 94, of Ocala, Florida, peacefully passed away on
October 25, 2022, at her home. Margaret is now in the loving arms of Jesus with her beloved
husband, John, and they are watching their son, John Wayne, once encumbered by a wheelchair,
as he joyfully runs the streets of gold.
Margaret was born on April 27, 1928, in Warsaw, New York, a daughter to the late
Avery Will and Lois (Pettibone) Capwell. Margaret and her husband owned Will's Wallpaper
and Floorcovering in Batavia, New York. She was also remembered for her love of horses,
buggies, and all things equine.
Margaret leaves behind to cherish her memory four daughters and one son: Diane
Renwick (Randy), Denise Almgren (Jonathan), Jeanette Stepp (Michael), Dean Vallese (Ruth),
and Donna Dodson (Ted). She also leaves behind eight cherished grandchildren and two great-
A memorial service will be held for Margaret on Saturday, October 29 th at 10: 00a.m at
Oakcrest Baptist Church in Ocala, Florida. The family will receive visitors at 9:15. Following
cremation, she will be placed next to her husband and son in the Florida National Cemetery in
Bushnell, Florida. Countryside Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.