Wallace Lees

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LEES, WALLACE F. 82, of Pascoag passed away peacefully Friday evening at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center in Providence. He was the beloved husband of Elizabeth (Simpson) Lees. Born in Harrisville he was the son of the late Alfred and Vera (Fraser) Lees. Mr. Lees was a 31 year veteran of the Burrillville Police Department retiring at the rank of Police chief in 1994. He was a member of the Burrillville Town Council for 20 Years. Besides his wife he is survived by two Sons Wallace F. Lees, Jr., of Hudson, NY and Douglas B. Lees of Pascoag; two daughters Sheila M. Lees-Costello and her husband Peter of Attleboro, MA and Donna L. Pacheco of Pascoag; three grandchildren Tamara Pacheco, Brianne Racine and Kayla Rambacher; one great grandchild Nora Rose Racine. He was the brother of the late Alfred and Donald Lees and Winifred Anderson. The Funeral will be held Wednesday at 10 AM in the Pascoag Community Baptist Church 111 Church Street Pascoag, RI 02859. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Tuesday from 1-3 PM and 5-9 PM in Boucher Funeral Home 272 Sayles Avenue in Pascoag. Burial will be held in Pascoag Cemetery. In lieu of Flowers donation may be made in his memory to Wallace F. Lees High School Scholarship Fund, C/O Burrillville Town Hall, 105 Main Street, Harrisville, RI 02830. Please visit boucherfh.com for additional information.


Funeral Home
Raymond J Boucher Funeral Home
272 Sayles Ave Pascoag, RI 02859
(401) 568-5760
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Published in The Providence Journal on Aug. 17, 2014
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