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Richard A. Gallucci
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  • Jimmy Fund
    10 Brookine Place West 6th Floor
    Boston, MA 02445

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“Sharon, I am so sorry for your loss. I know that things are difficult for you right now. I am here for you. - Carla ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Carla Bell - Warren, VT - Friend

“To Brian & the entire Gallucci Family,Very sorry for your loss. Your dad was a character. I spent a lot time at Otis St in my teens and early 20s. I...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff Irvin - Stoneham, MA

“To the Gallucci Family,We are truly sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Our...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Kevin and Kathy Kelley - MA

“Dear children of Richard,Your Dad was my first cousin. Your grandfather, my Uncle Eddie, and my Dad, John Gallucci, were brothers. Richard and I...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Donna Kramich - Gloucester, MA

“Rick, Jorian and Braden;We are so very sorry to hear about your Dad/Grandfather. Keep your memories of Grandpa alive and he'll always be with you and...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Linda, Emily, Melissa Robisnon - NH

“Dear Gallucci Family,Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your father. He and your mother were great neighbors on Otis Street for...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Lauren Applegate - CHARLOTTE, NC

“Brian, Dee & Family,Brian, so sorry to read of your Father's passing. Sincere condolences to you and your family.Tom Natola & Family ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Tom Natola - Wilmington, MA

“May the God of all comfort continue to bring joy to your heavy heart during this time of grief and sadness through your loving family and friends ...Read More »
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“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague


Richard A. Gallucci passed away at Sandlewood in Oxford on March 21, 2017, he was 73 years of age. He was born in Arlington on September 14, 1943 to the late Edmund & Doris (Fitzgerald) Gallucci. He was raised in Arlington, graduated from Arlington High School, Class of 1960 and entered the US Air Force and served his country with pride during the Vietnam War. Mr. Gallucci has been a Melrose resident for over 40 years. He was a mechanic at his father's gas station, Gallucci Gulf Station in Arlington for over 20 years eventually retiring as the owner. Richard loved working on his lawn and in his garden, enjoyed cooking, tennis, skiing and bowling. He had a great sense of humor, loved the holidays and was a big Boston sports fan Mr. Gallucci was the beloved husband of the late Kathleen F. "Kathy" (Kenerson) Gallucci. Loving father of Cynthia Brier & her husband John of Hebron, CT, Sharon Mastrangelo & her husband Stephen of Hopkinton, Rick Gallucci of Concord, NH and Brian Gallucci & his wife Khadijah of Wilmington. Brother of Edmund Gallucci & his wife Mary Lou and Glenn Gallucci & his wife Lorraine all of FL. Also survived by 9 grandchildren and several nieces & nephews. Visitation will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 West Foster St. Melrose on Monday, March 27, 2017 from 9:00-10:30AM followed by a service at the funeral home at 10:30AM. Interment with military honors at Wyoming Cemetery in Melrose will follow. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. US Air Force Vietnam Veteran. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Richard's name to the Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, MA 02445 or @ jimmyfundgiving.org.