IXONIA

 

Leo T. Gleason

 

June 24, 1928 - March 1, 2013

 

 
Leo T. Gleason,  84, of Ixonia, completed his journey here and entered into eternal life at his home with his family by his side on Friday, March 1, 2013.

 

Leo is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Sally (nee Hilliker) Gleason; sons, Charlie (Patti) Beyersdorf, Bob Beyersdorf and Jim (Lori) Gleason; daughter, Susie (Sean) Hammock; a brother, Ray (Mary) Gleason; a sister, Evelyn Helgestad; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank (Hanna) Gleason; a brother, John Gleason; and a sister, Irene Eiche.

 

Leo retired as a superintendant with Oconomowoc Utilites and was a U.S. Army veteran. He enjoyed playing golf, was an avid card player and always did things “the Gleason way.” Leo enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

 

Funeral services for Leo were held Monday, March 4, at Pagenkopf Funeral Home in Oconomowoc. Military honors immediately followed the service.

 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to ProHealth Hospice.

 

Special thanks to ProHealth Hospice, especially Bonnie, for their care and support.

 

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.