Socorro Escorpion Capili, age 67, of Alpharetta, GA passed away October 4, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Daniel and Cesarea Capili; siblings Ed Capili and Erlinda Sicangco, and husband Roberto Zandueta; survivors include her daughters, Tracy Turley and her husband Ryan, of Suwanee, GA; Nancy Blackmon and her husband Nile, of Denver, CO; son Joseph Zandueta, of Duluth, GA; sisters Nelia Santos of San Ramon, CA and Brenda Leus of South San Francisco, CA; grandchildren, Jai Zoe Blackmon of Denver, CO and Raegan Turley and Remy Turley of Suwanee, GA. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Duluth, GA at 10:30 A.M. Father Paul Flood will officiate. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Socorro’s memory to Susan G. Komen Atlanta, 3525 Piedmont Rd., Building 5, Suite 215 Atlanta, GA 30305. The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 9, 2018 from 2:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Wages & Sons Funeral Home Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy. Lawrenceville, GA 30046.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.

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  1. Condolences to Zandueta family. We’re saddened by the untimely demise of Oyie. Eternal rest grant unto the soul of Soccoro, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her; may she Rest In Peace.

  2. For Tracy & Ryan, and Joe:
    Our hearts & prayers for healing go out to you who dearly love Oyette as we do. THANK U for being there for her.

    Our sincerest condolences to Oyette’s siblings, Capili Family, nieces & nephew.

    No more pain for you OYETTE as you are now with our loving Creator, your loving husband Bob, parents, siblings whom you ‘dearly’ loved. WE WILL ‘painfully’ miss you💗 ALWAYS in our hearts.♥️

  3. Condolences to the Zandueta and Capili families. May the memories of your time together help heal your sorrow. Socorro was a great friend. I will miss her dearly.

  4. My condolences and prayers to the family. May your hearts be comforted by the remembrance of the love and memories you all shared.

  5. My condolences and prayers go out to the Zandueta family. I remenber when I met Socorro, she was such a likeable person and a pleasure to work with.

    Love lives on forever in each memory and thought of those who’ve shared our lives and all the happiness they’ve brought. Love lives on forever – it will never fade away – For, in our hearts, our loved ones are with us every day and may the love of friend and family give comfort in this difficult time.

  6. I wish strength and peace to Socorro’s family in this difficult time. I will always remember her as a strong, dedicated woman, who strongly loved life, work, and her dear family. I am keeping the Zandueta family in my prayers.

  7. My sincere condolences to Socorro’s family, May God bless you and strengthen you, daily. May her memory be a continued source of joy to you all. I will remember her fondly. Keeping you all in prayer.

  8. Hugs for the whole family. Deeply sorry for your loss. Socorro was such a lovely, vibrant person with a huge heart and so incredibly hard working. She could solve any problem in her path. I miss her so much.

  9. My sincere and deepest condolences to the whole family. Oyette you are truly going to be missed. You have the kindest heart and thank you for letting my brother and his family to rent your basement. May you Rest In Peace and eternal peace grant unto you,

  10. Sending you my deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. May the memory of her beautiful soul help you find strength and know peace.

    Eternal rest grant unto the soul of Socorro and let perpetual light shine upon her. May she rest in peace.

  11. What a life well lived! Socorro would see me in the hallway at work and say she had something to tell me. We would go to her office, shut the door and she would tell me wonderful stories about what was going on in her world. She could make me laugh until I cried. Socorro I miss you, our crazy conversations and your great flan. Bon voyage my friend. And prayers and love to your family.

  12. Her warm smile and uplifting snicker always made my day brighter. Her light still shines bright in our memories. I wish all the family peace and comfort knowing that she touched so many people.

  13. I miss you already Socorro! What a beautiful soul you had…our loss on Earth is Heaven’s gain. I will always remember our friendship (our very first phone call), and we have had great laughter and conversations every since. Rest in perfect peace my friend…

    My deepest and heart felt condolences to the Socorro family.

  14. Socorro started her ATSDR career as a Senior Environmental Employment (SEE) Program enrollee in July of 2008, through an Interagency agreement with the EPA. As many former SEE enrollees, she was eventually hired as an FTE.

    Socorro was a lovely person, interested in and involved in diversity and inclusion and, as Kerry Caudwell shared, both “very strong and very kind in equal measure.” My thoughts and prayers go out to her family. I have no doubt she will be missed. I will miss her candor and her sense of humor.

  15. Socorro and I started at ATSDR around the same time and rapidly became friends. She was always supportive and, as so many have said., she always made me laugh. I will miss her so much. To her family, I send my prayers and condolences. Please know how much Socorro was loved.

  16. So sorry for the loss of such a sweet person – way too soon. Condolences to family. Socorro will be missed by all who knew her.

  17. Tracy, my heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family for the loss of your mom. I know what it feels like to lose your mom. There is no other pain that compares. I miss my mom every day but I know that she is in a much better place as I know your mom is. And because of our Heavenly Saviour, we will be able to be with them again in Heaven when our time comes . . . for eternity! How great is that! Just know that my thoughts and prayers are with you, pretty lady! And if you ever need anything, me and Erika are always here for you. Hug those little girls for me!

  18. I am sorry to heard about Socorro. I enjoyed my conversation with her about family and life. Death is something that is hard to deal with but the Bible gives us comfort in the resurrection hope. The word resurrection means “raising up; standing up.” with reference to the resurrection of the dead. At John 5:28,29 tells us that all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life, May God comfort you and your family. Socorro will be missed.

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