Harriet A. Gay

Posted On February 26th, 2013 -

HARRIET A. GAY She received a B.A. degree from Russell Sage College, Troy, NY and a M.S. degree in English Literature from Brown University, Providence, RI. For many years she was a member of the Morning Music Club of Honolulu, hosting classical music concerts at her home in the Maunawili Valley featuring her 1895 Steinway Concert Grand Piano. Mrs. Gay was also an artist and author of short stories published in literary magazines such as the Kenyon Review, Texas Quarterly, Carolina Quarterly, Honolulu Magazine. She also published “The Julliard String Quartet” 1974 and a novel “Ode’s Den” 1996. She served on the staff of the Famous Writers School, Westport, Conn. She studied art at the Honolulu Art Academy with such well known artists as Gabor Peterdi and Larry Calcagno. Date of death: February 22, 2013 Age: 90 Gender:Female Place of residence 1314 Kalakaua Ave Honolulu, HI 96826 Occupation Artist and Author Place of death Straub Hospital Place of birth: Boston, MA November 28, 1922 She is survived by: Husband: E. Laurence Gay, retired Vice Chairman of Amfac, Inc. Children: Noel L. Gay (Kathleen), Morgan Hill, CA Dr. Peter C. Gay (Wendy), Rochester, MN Ms. Marguerite Gulyassy, San Mateo, CA Mrs. Georgette Gay Parrish (Martin), Boulder, CO Grandchildren: Dustin L. Gay Josie S. Gay Basanese Samuel L. Gay Anna E. Gay Great Grandchildren: Madison Basanese Service information Requiem Mass St Anthony Church 148 Makawao St Kailua, HI 96734 Tuesday February 26, 2013 10:00 am Please no flowers. Make donations to: Morning Music Club of Honolulu 3360 Kamaaina Place Honolulu,HI,96817 Att-Jill Fong

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