|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1915|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 2007|
Margaret Mary Gleason, 91, died at 12:40 p.m. Tuesday (March 27, 2007) at Heritage Manor, Bloomington, McLean Co. Illinois.
She was born September 1, 1915, in Merna, McLean Co., Illinois, a daughter of William F. and Margaret Cecelia O'Rourke Cunningham. She married William F. Gleason on November 24, 1938, in Bloomington. He died July 10, 2001.
Surviving are a son, William (Bonnie) Gleason, a daughter, Peggy (Kevin) Kirkwood, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, William S. Cunningham and a sister, Eleanor Hayes.
Margaret was a graduate of Trinity High School. She and her husband owned and operated Gleason's Notion Store and later she was employed at the Bloomington Social Security office.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Church, the Altar and Rosary Society of the church, Patrinmar and St. Vincent de Paul Society, past president of Holy Trinity School Club, was an election judge in Bloomington and was a member of the Bloomington Elks, Lakeside Country Club.
Pantagraph, The (Bloomington, IL) - Thursday, March 29, 2007
William Joseph Cunningham (1879 - 1959)
Margaret Cecila O'Rourke (1884 - 1966)
William F Gleason (1912 - 2001)*
Holy Cross Cemetery
Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Apr 04, 2007
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