Frank A. Capone

Jun 18, 2020
Frank Capone

Waldoboro — Frank Anthony Capone, 69, died June 17, 2020, at his home in Waldoboro after a brief illness.

He was born Dec. 7, 1950, in Long Island, N.Y., to Ralph Capone and Helen Lamagna Capone. Frank graduated from Patchogue High School in the class of 1969. In high school, he broke many cross country records. He later graduated from The King’s College in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y., in the class of 1975 with a bachelor's degree in business administration.

Frank worked as a bookstore manager in New York, and as an activity director at Seven Tree Manor in Union. He enjoyed building model ships, gardening and taking his grandson, Johnny, to Moody’s Diner. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Waldoboro.

He was predeceased by his parents and his father-in-law, Fritz Laustsen.

He is survived by his wife, Karin Britt Capone of Waldoboro; son Steven P. Capone of Waldoboro; daughter Ellen J. Beckman and her husband, John A. Beckman, of Waldoboro; grandson Johnny Beckman of Waldoboro; granddaughter Emily Beckman of Waldoboro; brothers, sisters, and their spouses of N.Y., N.C. and Fla.; mother-in-law Else Laustsen of Waldoboro; brother-in-law Erik Laustsen and his wife, Cindy, of Rockland and sister-in-law Lisa Laustsen of Waldoboro.

Friends are welcome to join the family for a visitation time from 5 to 7 p.m., June 23, at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St., Waldoboro. A service to celebrate Frank’s life will be held at 1 p.m., June 24, at the First Baptist Church of Waldoboro, 71 Grace Ave., Waldoboro.

Contributions in Frank’s memory may be made to the First Baptist Church of Waldoboro, P.O. Box 324, Waldoboro ME 04572.

Services are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Waldoboro. To extend online condolences, visit Frank’s Book of Memories at

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