Caputo, Sam Thomas a 20 year resident of Hawthorne, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2006 in Torrance. Born in Brooklyn, NY. Sam was 86 when he died. Sam had served in the Army during World War II. Sam loved to make people laugh and tell them he cam from “God’s Country”, better known as Brooklyn to the Rest of us. He is survived by Wife, Carmella Caputo of Hawthorne, CA, Daughter, Linda Pronovost, Son Tom Caputo, Daughter Susan Anderson, Five Grandchildren, and 3 Great Grandchildren. A gathering of family & friends will be Thursday 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. AT the McCormick Mortuary located in the City of Hawthorne. The Service will be Graveside Pacific Crest 03/31/2006 11:00AM To send the family a message, share a memory, for directions to services, or to view the online video tribute please go to the mortuary's website,

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  1. My favorite memory of Uncle Sammy is when we were in Las Vegas and he said to me come on blondie I’ll buy you a drink and we went to the bar and he pulled coupons out of his pocket for free drinks. Boy did we laugh about that. My second favorite memory of Uncle Sammy is how he would call me blondie. Boy am I gonna miss that

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