Obituary of Cathy Wallace
Cathy F. Wallace, 54, of Dayville, CT passed away unexpectedly, September 25, 2017 at her home. She was born September 29, 1962 in Woonsocket, RI daughter of Ronald and Helen (St. Hours) Edson. Cathy was their third child. She was the loving wife of John Wallace for twenty-three years and mother of two sons. She was an active and involved member of her community.
Cathy was an active member and life member of KB Ambulance Corp., as well as a member of the American Red Cross and a former volunteer of the S. Killingly and Dayville Fire Departments. Cathy served in the US Navy for nine years, working as a diesel mechanic, before working as a Power Plant Technician and a Control Room Operator at AES Thames, TransCanada and the University of Connecticut. She was also co-owner of STAT Uniform Shop in Dayville, CT. Cathy loved spending time with her dogs and caring for other animals.
She is survived by her two sons Eoin Wallace of Woodstock and Duncan Wallace of Killingly; her brothers Chris Edson of GA and Keith Edson of SC. She was predeceased by her mother Helen; her husband John Wallace and her younger brother Kevin Edson.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 10:30 AM in St. James Church, 12 Franklin Street, Danielson, CT, burial will follow with Military Honors in St. Joseph Cemetery, Dayville, CT. Calling Hours will be Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM and Saturday from 9:00 to 10:00 AM at Gagnon and Costello Funeral Home, 33 Reynolds Street, Danielson, CT. In lieu of flowers donation in her memory to the American Red Cross or the NECCOG animal shelter. Share a memory at www.gagnonandcostellofh.com