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Hazel Madeline "Bobbie" Westgate Gleason
Birth: Oct. 7, 1925
Manhattan
Riley County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2013
Stillwater
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA

Hazel Madeline Westgate Gleason,
87, passed away on January 29, 2013 in Stillwater, Okla. She was born on Oct. 7, 1925 to Donald and Nellie (Allen) Westgate at the home of her maternal grandparents, Frank and Ivy Allen, near Manhattan, Kan. Hazel, better known as Bobbie, graduated from Manhattan High School in 1943. She started her working career as an 18 year old riveter in the Aero Parts Plant in Wichita, Kan. in 1944. She later spent 7 years working at the Topeka, Kan. Public Library, and afterwards, 15 years in general printing at the Fleming Co. from which she retired in 1988. On July 13, 1946, she eloped and married Harold Frank Gleason in Raton, N.M. Harold and Bobbie traveled all over the U.S. in their motor homes. They spent their Golden Years as Winter Texans at Green State Park in Mission, Texas for 18 years, and enjoyed cruises to Alaska, Hawaii, the Caribbean and Europe. Bobbie loved sports, water skiing, bowling and dancing. She was a member of the Lowman Methodist Church in Topeka, Kan.
She is preceded in death by her sister, Ivalee Westgate, age 8; brother, Ellsworth "Toby" Westgate, age 66; and Wilfred Westgate, age 79, who left behind his wife, Teresa (Randall) Westgate, of Mission, Texas.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Donald P. Westgate (1903 - 1968)
  Nellie Elizabeth Allen Westgate (1902 - 2000)
 
 Spouse:
  Harold F. Gleason (1926 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ellsworth Allen Westgate (1924 - 1990)*
  Hazel Madeline Westgate Gleason (1925 - 2013)
  Wilfred 'Willie' Porter Westgate (1931 - 2010)*
  Ivalee Elizabeth Westgate (1935 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prairie City Cemetery
Baldwin City
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: MrPeepers
Record added: Mar 20, 2009
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Hazel Madeline Bobbie <i>Westgate</i> Gleason
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- Remembered ~*~ Angels
 Added: Aug. 14, 2013
Rest in Peace
- westgate
 Added: Feb. 4, 2013
FB msg From Nick G For all the family and friends that have been aware of my Mom's health, I wanted to let you know that she passed this morning at 11:20. She was calm and peaceful here at home and surrounded by lots of family.
- westgate
 Added: Jan. 29, 2013
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