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Addie Delilah Hook Gleason
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1901
Delaware County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 2002
Delaware County
Iowa, USA

Addie Delilah HOOK

She married Carl GLEASON(1900-1994 s/o Harry & Eliz. )

…Addie's Waukon, IA Standard Obit read: "…Casket bearers were Victor Johnson, Dean Krieg, Lyle Hamlett, Carl Coonfare, Bob Basten and Paul Fannon. Leonard Funeral Home in Edgewood was in charge of arrangements.

She was born September 21, 1901, daughter of Charles E. and Jennie Melvina (Ingles) Hook, at their farm home near Greeley, Iowa.

She was united in marriage to Carl Gleason on October 10, 1919, in the home of Rev. Ernest True, near Edgewood. They lived and farmed in Elk Township all of their married life, which was just short of 75 years.

Addie's family and home were her life. Some of her specialties that will be remembered were her molasses cookies, lemon pie and canned wild raspberries, much of which she gave away.

She died Tuesday night, September 17, 2002, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood from complications of age.

Survivors include her children, Katherine R. Fisher of Marion and Glen (Irene) Gleason of Greeley; five grandchildren, Gary E. (Myrna J.) Fisher, Cedar Rapids, Gayle A. (Bloyce) Johnson, West Des Moines, Nile R. (Debra) Gleason, Edgewood, Donna M. (William) Brummond, Mequon, Wis., and Elvis G. (Joan) Gleason, Greeley; ten great-grandchildren, David L. Fisher, Cedar Rapids, Steven A. (Rebecca) Johnson, Lumberton, N.C., Sandra L. Johnson, Cedar Rapids, Sally D. (Nate) Taylor, Cedar Rapids, Susan I. Gleason, Edgewood, Carl Brummond, Mequon, Wis., Cathy Brummond, Mequon, Wis., Karen Brummond, Mequon, Wis., Michelle Gleason, Greeley, and Eric Gleason, Greeley; a sister-in-law, Mae (Moser) Hook, Colesburg, and nieces and nephews.

Addie was preceded in death by her husband, Carl, in February of 1994, her parents; her siblings, Alvena Ash Northrup, Alma Combs, Mabel Kafer Morley, Jennie Devereux, and Ernest Ted Hook, and a great-grandson, Scott A. Johnson."
Family links: 
  Charles Hook (1869 - 1934)
  Melvina Jennie Ingles Hook (1879 - 1921)
  Carl Gleason (1900 - 1994)*
  Katherine Ruth Gleason Fisher (1920 - 2002)*
  Glen Gleason (1923 - 2014)*
  Alvena Grace Hook Northrup (1896 - 1970)*
  Mabel Ellen Hook Morley (1898 - 1953)*
  Alma Pearl Hook Combs (1899 - 1921)*
  Addie Delilah Hook Gleason (1901 - 2002)
  Earnest Theodore Hook (1904 - 1962)*
  Jennie Mae Luella Devereux (1912 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Strawberry Point Cemetery
Strawberry Point
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Created by: H BRAUN
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25289181
Addie Delilah <i>Hook</i> Gleason
Added by: Clarence Priest
Addie Delilah <i>Hook</i> Gleason
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- Amy Elizabeth
 Added: Feb. 2, 2015
Cedar Rapids Gazette, Sun, Sept 23, 2001: Happy 100th B'day, Addle D. Gleason. Addie observed her 100th birthday on Sept. 21, 2001. A family dinner will be held today (9/23/01) to celebrate the occasion. Her family includes her children, Katherine R. Fis...(Read more)
 Added: Jan. 10, 2013

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