WATERTOWN, NY — Janice C. MacCue, 89, formerly of Great Bend and Leray St., Watertown, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020, at the Samaritan Keep Home where she was a resident.
Due to current regulations regarding public gatherings, a private graveside service will be held in Glenwood Cemetery.
Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown.
She is survived by Victor D. MacCue, Syracuse; a grandson, Jason MacCue; a sister, Rosalyn Bianchi, Florida; a brother, Victor Capone, Oswego; nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her daughter Mary Mullany, six sisters Josephine Canella, Dorothy Guardino, Johanna Pryor, Virginia Rogers, Marguerite Fiorelli and Frances Empie; three brothers Frank, Anthony and Dominic Capone.
Janice was born Aug. 4, 1930, in Watertown, a daughter to Domemica Tourtica and Frank M. Capone, Sr. She graduated in 1949 from Immaculate Heart Academy and the Watertown School of Commerce in 1950.
She married Donald D. MacCue on May 17, 1952, at St. Anthony’s Church in Watertown. Donald passed away Nov. 10, 2002.
Janice worked at the Jefferson County Farm Bureau, Montgomery Wards, Bradley Hardware, Crown Zellerbach and retired from the Army Air Force Exchange in 1996.
She was an honorary member of the Great Bend Fire Department Ladies Auxillary, the Italian American Ladies Auxillary, the Elks Lodge #496, LeRay St. Tennants Association, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church and the Brownville Busy BJ’s.
Janice enjoyed gambling, bingo, gardening and shuffleboard.
Online condolences may be made at www.reedbenoit.com.