Caryl Jane Willis Gunsalus, 85, of Raleigh, passed away Saturday Aug. 24, 2013 at The Oaks at Mayview. She was born in New York City, the daughter of the late Frederick Charles Willis and Wava Arletta Poole Willis.
Gunsalus attended college at St. Lawrence in Canton, N.Y. where she met and married M. Roy Gunsalus. She was involved in Girl Scouts, American Association of University Women and the Coast Guard Auxiliary. She was an active member of the Presbyterian church.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Gunsalus is survived by her daughters, Sharon Lee Schaffer and her husband Craig of Wake Forest and Linda Jean Whited and her husband Richard of Rocky Mount; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association-Eastern North Carolina, 3739 National Drive, Suite 110 Raleigh NC 27612.