Judge Frank Caprio, known for his compassion and kindness on the television show ‘Caught in Providence,’ has shared a heart-wrenching update about his health. In a video, he disclosed his recent diagnosis of pancreatic cancer.
Since 1985, Frank Caprio has served as a Municipal Court Judge in Providence, Rhode Island. His kindness and patience have made him a respected figure in the judiciary and beyond. Recently, just before turning 87, Judge Caprio received a daunting diagnosis that he has pancreatic cancer.
In his emotional video titled “Please Pray For Me,” Judge Caprio candidly spoke about his condition. “This birthday is a little different than any other I have ever had,” he said. He revealed that he had been feeling unwell before the diagnosis.
Amidst this challenge, Frank Caprio’s faith remains strong. “I pray that God guides their thoughts and their hands in their treatment of me,” he shared. He asked his followers for spiritual support. “I am in need of the power of prayer, which I believe, in addition to the medical treatment that I’m receiving, is the most powerful weapon to help me survive this,” he emphasized.
He is currently undergoing treatment with a team of doctors in Rhode Island and at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Massachusetts.
Married for nearly sixty years, Caprio is a family man with a large and loving family, including five children, seven grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Please keep Judge Frank Caprio and his family in your prayers. Our God is a miracle-worker.
“Heal me, O Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise.” Jeremiah 17:14