George Kappesser

June 9, 1995

George W. "Kap" Kappesser, 77, of 101 Earl Ave., Mattydale, died Tuesday at Plaza Health Center following a long illness.

Mr. Kapesser was a native of Syracuse. He retired as a sergeant in the Criminal Investigation Division of the Syracuse Police Department after 30 years on the force.

Mr. Kappesser was a member of St. Margaret's Roman Catholic Church in Mattydale, and the Mattydale-Hinsdale Senior Citizens. He was past president of the Syracuse Police Benevolent Association and the New York Police Conference and a member of the New York State Federation of Police. A Marine Corps veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Mattydale American Legion Post 1832.

Surviving are his wife, the former Esther Stayton; a daughter, Mary of Mattydale; a son, Jim of Mattydale; a brother, Edward of Sandy Pond; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Krueger Funeral Home. Burial will be in Assumption Cemetery, Syracuse.

Sorry for this terrible photo. It was snapped at a CID picnic and it's all I have.