FULTON, NY – Bernice Caprin Rowe, 52, of Fulton, died Wednesday September 3, 2014, at University Hospital, Syracuse, after a short illness.
Bernice was born in Fulton to the late Raymond and Mary Evelyn (Samson) Caprin.
She had remained a lifetime resident of Fulton.
Bernice retired after 14 years with Staff King, Oswego, where she worked as a home health aide.
She enjoyed being an active member of the Elks BPOE Lodge #830, Fulton and the Fulton VFW Auxiliary.
She also loved bowling.
Bernice was predeceased by her sister, Maurine “Moe” Caprin, in 2012.
She is survived by her boyfriend of 15 years Jonne Harvey of Fulton; children: Raelyn (Russ) Rowe of Fulton, Clinton Rowe Jr. of Fulton, Michael (Shelby) Rowe of Fulton and step-daughter, Sarah Harvey of West Monroe, NY; ex-husband, Clinton Rowe Sr. of Fulton; siblings: Christine (Tim) Bartlett of Parish, NY, Raymond (Debbie) Caprin of Hannibal, Beth (Rick) Nixdorf of Florida; four grandchildren: Landon, Damien, Conner and Kaydence; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Jerome Amaechi.
Burial will be held in Fairdale Cemetery, Hannibal, NY.
Calling hours will be conducted from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.