RIDGEWOOD — Gail (Cascino) Lee, 72, died on July 14.
She was a school social worker in Oakland and before that in Ho-Ho-Kus. She was a freelance artist for Aviation International News, and she also taught art in her basement. She earned her B.A. from Penn State University
in 1964 and her M.A. in counseling from Jersey City State College. She was a card player.
She is survived by her daughter, Tanya Lee of Ridgewood; her grandchildren, Samantha, Emma, Hunter and Lilly; her brother, George Cascino of North Caldwell; she is the aunt of Dylan and Jordan; and survived by her longtime companion, Chris Koutsis of Ho-Ho-Kus.
Visiting hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17 at the Feeney Funeral Home, 232 Franklin Ave. in Ridgewood. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9:15 a.m. on Thursday, July 18 at St. Luke's RC Church in Ho-Ho-Kus. Cremation will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to the Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary (theanimalcenter.org
\sactuary.htm) c/o The Animal Center, P.O. Box 475, Newtown, CT 06470.