Douglas J. Gayne, age 66, life resident of Pulaski passed away Thursday at his home. Doug was born October 27, 1953 in Watertown, the son of Mildred Gayne. He graduated from Pulaski High School in 1971. Doug was married to Carrie Dawley on May 31, 1986. He was last employed by Fat Nancy’s Tackle Shop in Pulaski. He had also worked for Fulton Companies, Schoeller Technical Papers both in Pulaski and Blount’s Lumber Co. in Lacona. Doug was a member of the Snobelt 700 Bowling Club. He previously bowled in several leagues in Pulaski. He also played softball for Wilson’s Bar in Richland.
Surviving are his wife, Carrie, two sons, Tyler Gayne (companion Sydney Susino) of Oswego and Justin McVie of Georgia, mother in-law, Judy Spencer of Pulaski, sister in-law Cathy (Steven) Shufelt of North Carolina, nephew Cody Dailey and niece Mickenzie Dailey both of North Carolina. Doug was predeceased by his beloved mother, Millie.
Funeral services will be held 5 p.m. Monday, November 25th at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski with spring burial in Pulaski Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Monday prior to the service.
Donations in Doug’s memory may be made to the United Friends of Homeless Animals, 432 Centerville Rd., Richland, NY 13144, or the ALS Association, Upstate New York Chapter 135, Old Cove Rd., Suite 213, Liverpool, NY 13090.