Welcome to the memorial page for

Dr. David Louis Capraro

July 12, 1952 ~ September 29, 2017 (age 65)

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Dr. David Louis Capraro, age 65, passed away on Friday, September 29, 2017 in Cape Canaveral, FL.  

Dave was a doctor of veterinarian medicine and practiced at the Ocean Animal Hospital in Cocoa Beach, FL for many years.  He was beloved by his clients and known for his deep compassion for animals.  He earned a masters degree in Fine Arts Photography at the University of Utah and taught classes at the university.  He was active in AA  and sponsored many people through the program. His passions include music, photography, golf, surfing, cycling, and helping others.

He is survived by his sister, Ann Capraro, his nephews, Kevin and Clay Thomas, and his niece, Josie Capraro. 

A memorial service will be held at Our Saviour Catholic Church in Cocoa Beach, FL on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. 

Memorial donations can be made to Mental Health America or the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. You may sign Dr. Capraro's guestbook at

 Service Information

Memorial Mass
October 7, 2017

1:00 PM
Church Of Our Saviour
5301 N Atlantic Ave
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931

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