April “Bugzee” LeAnne Wahl, age 41 of Broadus, passed away at home on the evening of November 27, 2014.
April was born on May 25, 1973 in Great Falls, MT; the daughter of Gwyn Caputo and Loren Wahl. Eager to see the world, April arrived six weeks before she was due. April went to grade school in Colstrip, MT and graduated from Colstrip High School in 1991. April attended UNR in Reno, NV graduating with bachelors’ and masters’ degrees in Psychology and Criminal Justice. She had numerous certifications and specialties in her field of study. April was studying for her PHD at the time of her passing. April loved to travel and accomplished her greatest traveling adventure on a European tour. She had a great love for her large family and her many pets. April never had children of her own but was loved by all of her nieces and nephews. She moved to Broadus, MT in 2010 to be near her brother and sister, and their families. Broadus is where she met her great love John “Johnny Handsome” Giacometto and began work at the Powder River Manor as the Director of Social Services. She loved working with the elderly and their families. April was loved and adored by all residents, families, coworkers and friends. She had a kind spot in her heart for all animals.
April is survived by her love John Giacometto; her mother Gwyn Caputo of Salt Lake City, UT; her father and step mother Loren (Cynthia) Wahl of Reno, NV; her brother Shawn (Shawna) Wahl of Broadus, MT; sister Amanda (Steve) Preite of Broadus, MT; brothers: Dustin Palmer and Daniel Caputo; grandfather John March; nephews: Dillon, Johnathan, Dalton, Tony and Daxson; nieces: Haley, Layla lee, Ilea and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. April was also survived by her special pet Dexter. April was preceded in death by her step father Danny Caputo, grandmothers: Jean March, Jean Caputo, Maureen March, and Louise Flores; and great grandmothers Ella March and Gertrude Jones.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Broadus, MT. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Bible Church in Broadus, MT. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to the Powder River Manor or to the local animal shelter of one’s choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www.stevensonandsons.com.