Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home & Hillcrest Mausoleum & Memorial Park
7405 West Northwest Highway, Dallas, TX
Julia Schwab Caplan
June 1, 1935 – December 16, 2017
Julia ("Julie") Schwab Caplan, aged 82, of Plano, Texas, passed away December 16, 2017. Julie was born June 1, 1935 in The Bronx, New York. She married her husband of 32 years, Donald David Caplan, in 1960. They had two daughters, Linda and Helene, and lived and raised their children in New Jersey until they they were relocated from New Jersey to the Texas in 1980. Julie was heartbroken when Donald passed away in 1992. She had a renewed purpose in following the lives of her grandchildren, born after Donald's death. She later had time to travel, which was something she always enjoyed. Julie delighted in games and puzzles, at which she excelled and so often won, and would spend hours playing with her grandsons! She enjoyed the company of her four grandsons and of her many friends.
Julia is survived by her daughters Linda Hunn and husband Alan Hunn, and Helene Berke and husband Mitch Berke, as well as four grandsons, Dylan Hunn, Davis Berke, Mason Berke, and Amon Berke. Julia is also survived by her older sister, Roberta Haberman, of Las Vegas.
Wednesday, December 27, 2017