Lee A. (Santangini) Gallucci, 81, of Warwick passed away September 22, 2012 at Kent Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Joseph E. Gallucci Sr., Esq.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Nicola and Carmella (Ferruolo) Santangini. Lee was a real estate broker for 37 years and served as the Manager of Re-Max in East Greenwich for 25 years. She served the Kent Board of Realtors as Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President, President, & several terms as Director of RI Assoc of Realtors. In 1994 she was named Rhode Island Realtor of the Year, & represented RI at the National Realtors Convention, where she was recognized by the National President & Membership, She was active in the RI Association of Realtors, where she Chaired the Program Committee. She also served as Chairperson for the Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC) . She served for many years on the Rhode Island Governmental Affairs Committee, professional standards committee and on the Rhode Island Appraisal Board.
She was the loving mother of Cara Gallucci Muir, Esq. and her husband, Jeffrey, of South Easton, Massachusetts, Lisa Gallucci of Coventry and Joseph E. Gallucci, Jr. and his wife, Jan, of Warwick. Cherished grandmother of Matthew and Jack Muir, Jessica Main and Angela Kasun-Gallucci.
The family would like to thank the doctors and staff of Rhode Island Hematology and Oncology and the nurses and staff of Kent Hospital 3 South for their exceptional care.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on September 26, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Gregory The Great Church, 360 Cowesett Road, Warwick. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends at the church on Wednesday from 9:15-10:00 a.m.
Gifts in her memory to Kent Hospital Foundation, 455 Toll Gate Road, Warwick, RI 02886 or Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 1311 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 310, White Plains, NY 10605 would be appreciated. Arrangements by The Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home. www.murphyfuneralhomes.org