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Barbara "Barb" H (Howard) Capron

July 28, 1948 ~ February 4, 2020 (age 71)

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Barbara H. “Barb” Capron, 71, of Cortland, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family at 12:01 p.m. Tuesday, February 4, 2020 under the comforting care of hospice.

She was born July 28, 1948 in Monongahela, Pennsylvania the daughter of the late Clayton and Marguerite Soubeyrand Howard and resided in Florida and Georgia before moving to Ohio.

Barb was a homemaker and the matriarch of her family.  She loved vacationing and spending time at Disney World and was an avid reader and enjoyed poetry.

She will be sadly missed by her husband Robert F. Capron Sr. whom she married on October 1, 1977; a daughter Heather (Timothy Jr.) Stantial of Cortland; a step-son Robert F. Capron Jr. of Warren; and a brother Les (Fame) Howard of California.

Besides her parents, Barb was preceded in death by a brother Thomas Howard and a sister Nancy Pattee.

Calling hours will take place on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service in the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home.

A Funeral Service will take place on Friday at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Chaplain Rebecca Hudak as celebrant.

Burial will follow in Meadow Brook Memorial Park in Champion.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions take the form of donations in Barb’s name to Hospice of the Valley, 979 Tibbetts Wick Road Suite A, Girard, Ohio 44420.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road, NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated To Serving Your Loved Ones. This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.

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February 7, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Staton Borowski Funeral Home
962 North Rd. NE
Warren, OH 44483

Funeral Service
February 7, 2020

11:00 AM
Staton Borowski Funeral Home
962 North Rd. NE
Warren, OH 44483

February 7, 2020

12:00 PM
Meadow Brook Memorial Park

Champion , OH


Hospice of the Valley
5190 Market St. Youngstown, Ohio. 44512,

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