Beatrice E. (Johnson) Gleason, 97,
Beatrice E. (Johnson) Gleason, 97, of Milford, passed away Friday, April 29, 2016 in the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester. She was the wife of the late Donald J. Gleason who passed away in 1979. She was born in Norwood daughter, of the late Ludwig and Ina Johnson and moved to Milford in 1939. She was educated in the Norwood schools.
Mrs. Gleason retired in 1964 from the former Lish Hat Factory in Milford. She was a communicant of the St. Mary of the Assumption Church and a member of the Milford Senior Center. She is survived by her daughter Barbara and her husband Donald Abbiuso of Venice FL, four grandchildren, Laurie, Michael, Steven and Christopher, four great-grandchildren, Sara Lila, Jack and Brian, many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Gordan Johnson, Leonard Johnson and Henning Johnson and a sister Lillian Johnson.
The funeral will be held Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 10 AM from the Consigli Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 AM at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Winter St. The burial will follow in the parish cemetery.
Calling hours are Tuesday from 5 to 8 P.M.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Milford Senior Center 60 North Bow St. Milford MA 01757