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Shirlee Kay Gauna

Shirlee Kay Gauna
Memorial Candle
January 25, 1943 -- Thursday, April 25, 2019
Visitation Information: Visitation is 11:00 -1:00 p.m., Monday, April 29, 2019 at the Summerville Funeral Home.
Service Information: Services are 1:00 p.m., Monday, April 29, 2019 at the Summerville Funeral Home with cremation to follow. Private family inurnment at a later date at Eastlawn Memory Garden.
Contributions: Memorials to Larry's Warrior Foundation.


Shirlee Kay Gauna 76 of Salisbury, died Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the Brunswick Care Center. She was born January 25, 1943 in Salisbury the daughter of Virgil L. and Dorothy Mae (Simmons) Ferguson.

Shirlee was a graduate of the class of 1960 from Salisbury High School.

Shirlee married Harold Dean Knight on April 9, 1960 and he preceded her in 2011, She married Ralph Gauna on January 12, 1974 in Tijuana, Mexico and he preceded her in death on November 3, 2001.

Shirlee worked as a hairdresser and was a telemetry technician for Kaiser Hospital in Los Angeles, Ca for several years. She was a member of the Salisbury First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her mother, Dorothy Mae Guilford of Salisbury, daughter, J'Nae Fitzgerald of Sunrise Beach, MO; son Harold Lee Knight and his fiance Terri of Salisbury, step son, Vince Gauna and wife Crystal of Hawaii, 6 grandchildren, Casey, Zachary, Chelsey, Ashlee, Alex, Brittiany, 8 great grandchildren, Remington, Bryce, Emilee, Roxton, Payton, Reagan, Zaine, Wyatt and a great, great granddaughter, Paizlee.

She was preceded in death by her father and husbands.



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