Capozzell2iRobert Anthony Capozzelli, 55, born July 15, 1956 in Plainfield, NJ went to be with his Lord March 23, 2012 due to complications of Coronary Heart Disease.  He was proceeded in death by his father Anthony, and his paternal and maternal grandparents.  He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Helen; his sons Marcus and Matthew and wife Bethany; his mother Geraldine; and brother Gerald.
Robert retired from the City of Conroe Fire Department after more than 20 years of service and worked and volunteered for Needham Fire and Rescue for more than 29 years.  He will be best remembered throughout Montgomery County as Fireman Bob.  His passion throughout the fire service was to instill in all ages of people the tools to be sure that if there was a fire that they would get out safely.  Robert was a loving husband, father and true gentlemen.  He will be missed by all who knew him.
Funeral Services are set for 11:00 A.M., Thursday, March 29, 2012 in the Sanctuary at Fellowship of The Woodlands, 1 Fellowship Dr., The Woodlands, Texas 77382.  Interment will follow in Forest Park The Woodlands Cemetery.  Visitation will be held 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 28, 2012 in the Chapel at Forest Park The Woodlands Funeral Home.
In lieu of customary remembrances, donations to the Needham Fire Rescue or The Fallen Firefighters Association are appreciated by Fireman Bob’s Family
To sign the register book, or to offer your memories of Bob to the family, please visit

Daniel P. Green

Funeral Director

Forest Park The Woodlands

18000 I-45 South

The Woodlands, TX 77384


Fax 936-273-4941

Metro 936-321-5115

[email protected]

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  1. really66

    Fireman Bob was special to the “original” Conroe Montessori children when Janeen Cobb was the owner!! The children loved the firetruck and the firehats Fireman Bob brought for them!!We will keep your family in our prayers.

  2. medic8023

    Rest in Peace Cap… It was indeed a pleasure working with you both at Conroe FD, and when I volunteered at Needham..

    You were truly one of the Good guys in the Fire Service..

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