New York, NY. (THECOUNT) — A GoFundMe was posted to benefit the infant child of Odele Cape Ventimiglia, the daughter of “The Sopranos” actor John Ventimiglia, who died unexpectedly at 25 in New York.

Odele, who gave birth to her first child 3 months ago, died suddenly of undisclosed causes on Jan 12, 2023.


Her mother, Belinda Cape, started a GoFundMe to help with the child’s future education costs:

Via Belinda Cape Facebook:

Heartbroken to have to post our darling Odele’s funeral notice.

Her sister Lucinda and I have been overwhelmed by the messages of support and love we have received, and your remembrances of how cherished Odele was to so many. Odele was greatly loved, and leaves a huge hole in our lives.

Odele is survived by her sister, Lucinda Ventimiglia, mother, Belinda Cape, father John Ventimiglia, and her beloved daughter Shiloh.

Odele Cape Ventimiglia
April 7, 1997 – January 12, 2023
Funeral Service:
Thursday, January 26, 12pm
Old First Reformed Church
729 Carroll Street
Brooklyn NY 11215

In lieu of flowers, we ask that donations be made for Shiloh’s future education costs. We have set up a fund that can be accessed via this link:
Thank you. x

Former “Sopranos” co-star Stevie Van Zandt and his wife, Maureen Van Zandt, donated $500 to the fundraiser and expressed their condolences.

A cause of death was not provided.