Lee M. Zanotti, 64, of Feeding Hills passed away peacefully at his home on May 9th, 2019. Lee was born July 20, 1954 in Springfield. He is joined in heaven by his loving parents, the late Angelo and Jean Zanotti of Feeding Hills. Lee is survived by his brother Ronald Zanotti and three daughters; Stephanie and husband Matthew, grandson Benjamin, Lauren and husband Gregory, Kristin Lee and husband Matthew. Lee graduated from Agawam High and later UMass Amherst with a degree in business. He led a successful career in the wine and car sales industries. His greatest accomplishments in life were his three daughters and grandson. He cherished each of their wedding days with such pride. Lee was his grandson Ben’s greatest fan. Lee loved Frank Sinatra, Boston sports, and Italian food and drink. His ability to say a kind word or crack a joke made everyone in the room feel welcome. His daughters will fondly remember the many Red Sox games, sing-alongs in the Cadillac, their family trip to Italy, his endless Dad jokes, Hampton Beach days, and how he signed every card with “All My Love”. Lee had a heart of gold and he truly did it “his way”.
A gravesite burial will be held on May 15th at 1pm in Springfield Street Cemetery, Feeding Hills. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Boston Children’s Hospital in honor of Benjamin T. Cahill, 410 Park Dr., Suite 602, Boston, MA 02215. Colonial Forastiere Funeral Home, Agawam has been entrusted with arrangements. For online condolences, please visit www.forastiere.com.
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