Beulah Eudora “Dora” (Hootman) Capito, 96
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Beulah Eudora “Dora” (Hootman) Capito, 96 of Ashland passed away May 31, 2019 in Belmont Tower. Dora was affectionately known as Auntie Boo to her nieces and nephews.
She was born on December 28, 1922 in Funk to Charley C. Hootman and Artie Eudora (Tyler) Hootman.
In her lifetime she had traveled quite extensively. She loved to paint as well. Her first husband, Roger Barden Benjamin preceded her in death in 1975. Roger was a WWII and Korean War veteran.
She later married John Capito from Bowling Green, Kentucky. John was also a WWII veteran. John had two boys who Dora treated as her own, John and Charlie.
Amanda (Adelee) McMillen (daughter to her older sister Ona) grew up down the road and stayed close all through life. Beloved Adelee preceded her in death in Nov. 2017.
Auntie Boo’s older brother Charles and wife Uarda’s children remain. Corinne (Kenneth-deceased) Spicer from Seattle, Carolyn (Larry) Heintz from Oak Harbor, Charles Jr. “Gene” (Carolyn) Hootman from Mansfield, and Mark (Donna) Hootman from Western New York.
A private interment will be held at Fairview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central, 1050 Dauch Drive, Ashland, Ohio 44805.
The family would like to thank the staff at Belmont Tower at the Brethren Care Village and Hospice of North Central Ohio for the great care provided to our beloved Auntie Boo.
Online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at denbowfh.com.
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.