Emily Gleason

Obituary of Emily Gleason

Emily E. Gleason

(nee Paul)

Age 88. Passed away Thursday, August 30, 2007 at Joliet Area Community Hospice Home.

Survived by her children, Peggy Manola of Springfield, IL, Robert (Joyce) Gleason of Joliet, and John P. (Diane) Gleason of Port Falls, ID; eight grandchildren, Gina Manola, Mike Manola, Deborah Grace, Robert Gleason, Kristine Ostrem, John Gleason, James Gleason and Jeffrey Gleason; and five great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her husband, Michael J. Gleason (2002); daughter Shiela E. Gleason; parents, Oscar and Emily (nee Wildgoose) Paul; and one sister, Beatrice Feltz.

Funeral Services for Emily E. Gleason will be Tuesday, September 4, 2007 at 9:30 a.m. from the funeral home chapel to the Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Joliet Area Community Hospice would be appreciated. Visitation TUESDAY MORNING 8:00 a.m. until time of services at 9:30 a.m. at:


3200 Black at Essington Rds., Joliet

For information: (815) 741-5500

Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus