Jeffery M. Capes, 57

Jeffery M. Capes, 57, passed away at 5:36 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2022, in Avon. 

He was born on July 20, 1964, to Jerry L. Capes and Roberta (Harrell) Alexander in Wabash.

Jeffery worked in the Painter’s Union in Fort Wayne. He was a movie buff and an avid fisherman. Jeff especially loved being with his grandchildren.

Jeffery is survived by his mother, Roberta Alexander of Wabash, Indiana; one son, Travis Capes of Marion, Indiana; three daughters, Amber Gulley, Kiri Burks, and Alexis Hill, all of Marion, Indiana; one sister, Shelly Steiner of Arizona; and 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. He is proceeded in death by his father and one brother.

Private family services will take place at LaFontaine I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

McDonald Funeral Homes, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana, 46992, have been trusted with Jeffery Capes’ final arrangements.

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Posted on 2022 Jun 22