06/19/2005 11:00PM

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James C. de Pasquale, executive director of the New York State Thoroughbred Racing Capital Investment Fund, died of a heart attack Saturday morning at his home in Oceanside, N.Y., at age 74. A funeral mass is scheduled for Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Anthony's Roman Catholic Church in Oceanside. . . . Scientific Games Corp., the supplier and operator of parimutuel equipment and services, has named Michael Chambrello as president and chief operating officer. Chambrello previously was president of GTECH Corporation, a major lottery concern.