Gaye (Harris) Zukauskas, of Terryville, wife of David J. Zukauskas, died Friday (Sept. 13, 2013) at her home.
Gaye was born Nov. 24, 1953 in Waterbury, CT. She was the daughter of the late Everett and Dorothy (Wooster) Harris. Gaye was employed as an underwriter by First Alliance Mortgage of East Hartford. She was a member of the Plymouth Congregational Church. Gaye was an avid supporter of the community and many military organizations. She was a member of Oakville Ladies' Aux. VFW Post 7330, member of the Blue Star Mother's CT Chapter 1 and the Patriot Guard. Gaye was the founder of SOS (Support Our Soldier's CT)
Besides her husband she is survived by her son, Gary Stasonis of Pulaski, NY,; her daughter and son-in-law, Stacy and Ritchie Carmichael of Hanscom AFB, MA; her brother, Gilbert Harris of Terryville; her sisters, Lorrie Bardell of Plymouth, Lynne Perugini of Thomaston, Lee Bouthot, of Plymouth; her grandchildren, Zachary, Ashton and Isla and also several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister Carole Merritt.
Relatives and friends may call at the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville, Friday (Sept. 20, 2013) from 6:00 to 8:00PM.
Memorial donations may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com