Obituary: Donna Eileen Caple

A service for Donna Eileen Caple, also known as Jessie Ann Martinus, 52, of Santa Clara, Calif., will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Carson City Masonic Temple.

Mrs. Caple died June 2, 2003, in McCall, Idaho. She was born Sept. 17, 1950, in Providence, R.I., to Edward S. and Jane Louise Herrick-Caple.

She graduated from Santa Clara High School and attended Hartnell College in San Louis Obispo, Calif.

She married Angelo Martinus.

Before moving to Santa Clara, she lived in Gardnerville for 10 years.

Mrs. Caple worked for the federal government. She was a member of Toastmasters; Eastern Star, Esther Chapter; the Catholic Church in Santa Clara; White Shrine of Jerusalem and Sierra Sage.

She was preceded in death by her mother, sister Patricia Caple and her grandparents.

Among her survivors are her son, Nicolas "Nick"; father; sisters Janet L. Caple and Victoria Frodden; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Heikkila Funeral Chapel in McCall was in charge of arrangements.


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