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Dale R. Capretti - 68

St John, Indiana


Dale Capretti. Age 68. St John resident, formerly of Chicago Heights. Graduate of Bloom High School. Dale started out as a bartender at Savoia’s Garden in Chicago Heights, then into country club and restaurant management working at Calumet, Innsbruck and Lansing Country Clubs, and Balagio’s Restaurant in Homewood. Avid golfer. Husband for 19 years of Cynthia nee Meyers. Father of Lauren (Michael) Zundel. Grandfather of Emerson and Rhett Zundel. Son of the late Norma nee Luzi and Anthony “Neno” Capretti. Brother of Anthony (Linda) Capretti, Deborah (Charles) Glowacki, Brian (Robin) Capretti and Lori (Jack) McCauley. Uncle and friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th Street (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Wednesday July 27, 2022 from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Services at funeral home Thursday 10:00 am. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Dale’s name to St Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 ( or Stand Up To Cancer, P.O. Box 843271, Los Angeles, CA, 90084-3721 ( would be appreciated by the Capretti family. Info 708-482-9230 and


  • Jenny Fox

    on 07/25/22

    My though and prayers are with you and your family.  I am so sorry Cindy.  You are in my heart

  • Debbie Boyd Spagnola

    on 07/25/22

    My deepest condolences to the Capretti family. I knew Dale when we were young and all lived in South Chicago Heights . He was a good guy and so cute. May he Rest in Peace.
  • Michael Bonet

    on 07/26/22

    Dale always had a smile and a friendly word for everyone.    Condolences to his family.,   Rest In Peace, Dale.

  • Ross and Norma Rosetti

    on 07/26/22

    Humor, kindness, and love of family are all part of the memories we shared.  

    You will forever be in our hearts, Dale.


    Ross and Norma

  • Mark McKenna

    on 07/26/22

    All around good guy . Rest easy Dale . 
    from Mark & Scott McKenna 

  • Kit Bryan

    on 07/27/22


    Prayers are with you.  Sounds like a very interesting guy.  Take care and God Bless.


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