Italian-American Association of Luzerne County names Capozucca brothers, of Pittston Twp., Persons of the Year


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The Italian American Association of Luzerne County (IAALC) recently held the Person of the Year Award ceremony at Genetti’s in Wilkes-Barre. Shown in the photo are officers and board members of the IAALC. First row, from left, James Deice, Judy Deice, Lorraine Butera, Emnilene Constantino, Patricia Capazucca and Arlene Zablotsky. Second row, Frank Constantino, Fr. Michael Litcheck, Tom Lednetti, Maureen Lednetti, Albert Capozucca (award recipient), Raymond Capozucca, Sr. (award recipient), Glenn Smith, Louise Castellani and Herman Castellani.


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Raymond Capozucca Sr. was named Person of the Year by the Italian-American Association of Luzerne County for 2016 along with his brother, Albert, during a ceremony recently held at Genetti Hotel and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre. Shown in the photo with Raymond Capozzuca is Maureen Lednetti, president of IAALC.


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The Italian-American Association of Luzerne County presented Albert Capazucca, right, the 2016 Person of the Year along with his brother Raymond. Presenting the award is Maureen Lednetti, IAALC president.


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WILKES-BARRE — The Italian-American Association of Luzerne County recenlty held the Person of the Year Award ceremony at the annual Columbus Day dinner at Genetti Hotel and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre.

Brothers Raymond and Albert Capozucca, both originally of Pittston Township, were co-named for the award for 2016. The brothers co-founded Capozucca Brothers Oil Company, and each retired from the business within the last decade. The business is now run by Albert’s son Allan, and Raymond’s son, Raymond Jr.

The Italian American Association of Luzerne County (IAALC) recently held the Person of the Year Award ceremony at Genetti’s in Wilkes-Barre. Shown in the photo are officers and board members of the IAALC. First row, from left, James Deice, Judy Deice, Lorraine Butera, Emnilene Constantino, Patricia Capazucca and Arlene Zablotsky. Second row, Frank Constantino, Fr. Michael Litcheck, Tom Lednetti, Maureen Lednetti, Albert Capozucca (award recipient), Raymond Capozucca, Sr. (award recipient), Glenn Smith, Louise Castellani and Herman Castellani.
http://psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/web1_IAA_1.jpgThe Italian American Association of Luzerne County (IAALC) recently held the Person of the Year Award ceremony at Genetti’s in Wilkes-Barre. Shown in the photo are officers and board members of the IAALC. First row, from left, James Deice, Judy Deice, Lorraine Butera, Emnilene Constantino, Patricia Capazucca and Arlene Zablotsky. Second row, Frank Constantino, Fr. Michael Litcheck, Tom Lednetti, Maureen Lednetti, Albert Capozucca (award recipient), Raymond Capozucca, Sr. (award recipient), Glenn Smith, Louise Castellani and Herman Castellani. Submitted photos

Raymond Capozucca Sr. was named Person of the Year by the Italian-American Association of Luzerne County for 2016 along with his brother, Albert, during a ceremony recently held at Genetti Hotel and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre. Shown in the photo with Raymond Capozzuca is Maureen Lednetti, president of IAALC.
http://psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/web1_IAA_2.jpgRaymond Capozucca Sr. was named Person of the Year by the Italian-American Association of Luzerne County for 2016 along with his brother, Albert, during a ceremony recently held at Genetti Hotel and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre. Shown in the photo with Raymond Capozzuca is Maureen Lednetti, president of IAALC. Submitted photos

The Italian-American Association of Luzerne County presented Albert Capazucca, right, the 2016 Person of the Year along with his brother Raymond. Presenting the award is Maureen Lednetti, IAALC president.
http://psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/web1_IAA_3.jpgThe Italian-American Association of Luzerne County presented Albert Capazucca, right, the 2016 Person of the Year along with his brother Raymond. Presenting the award is Maureen Lednetti, IAALC president. Submitted photos

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