Mary Loretta Gleason

Mary Loretta Gleason (O'Brien)

Tuesday, August 8th, 1922 - Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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GLEASON, Mary Loretta - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our mother, Mary Loretta Gleason (nee O'Brien), on Saturday, November 9, 2019, at the age of 97. Mary passed away peacefully at Miramichi Lodge, with family by her side. Mom was predeceased by our Dad, William Joseph Claude Gleason (2003). Left behind to mourn are her 8 children, Nancy (John) Berrigan, Jane Bulmer, Ann (Eric) Price, Margaret (Denis) Krueger, Danny (Debbie), Donna (Dave) Lecuyer, Michael (Marlyn) and Sandra (Jim) Turner. Also left to mourn are her grandchildren; T.J, Katie, Danny and Martin; Jonathan and Amy; Klinda, Dale and Pat; Mandy and Angie; Rory and Sam; Emily and Ben; Phillip, David, Bridget and Rebecca; Cody and Kenna. Mom was also blessed to have met her 20 great grandchildren. Mary was the daughter of the late Thomas and Annie O'Brien. She is predeceased by her brothers Leonard, Joseph, Sylvestre and Thomas John, as well as her sisters, Madeleine, Annie (Marcotte) and Beatrice (Jones). She is survived by her sister-in-laws Cecile O'Brien and Theresa Cherwonka and brother in-law Jim Gleason. The family will receive relatives and friends at the
Neville Funeral Home
491 Isabella St., Pembroke, ON, K8A 5T8
(613) 732-7481
on Tuesday from 3-7 p.m. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Pembroke on Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 at 11 a.m. Interment St. Joseph Parish Cemetery, St. Joseph. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Miramichi Lodge Foundation or the St. Joseph’s Food Bank would be appreciated.

Mom will be remembered for her kindness, compassion and love of life.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Neville Funeral Home
    491 Isabella Street
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  • Service

    Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 11:00am
    Our Lady of Lourdes Church
    280 Lourdesview Dr.
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    Rev. William J. Kenney
  • Interment

    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Chemin du cimetiere
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  • Reception

    Our Lady of Lourdes Church
    280 Lourdesview Dr.
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Kathleen Whelan

Posted at 03:43pm
Janie & the Gleason family, My condolences on the loss of your lovely mother.
It has been many years but I have many fond memories of your mother & the time I spent at your home. I think of you all every time I drive down Fraser Street.
Wishing you all the best during this difficult time.

Ed & Donna Cotnam

Posted at 06:38pm
To the entire Gleason family, our sincere condolences. Your mom leaves a wonderful legacy. May you be comforted by great memories to help you through the difficult days. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Ed, Donna, Brodie & Tessa Cotnam

Dorothy Soltys

Posted at 08:55pm
To the Gleason Family:

Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your beloved mother. Se was such an amazing sweet and kind lady. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Jerry & Dorothy Tallon Soltys

Carmel Tallon

Posted at 09:44pm
Dear Gleason Family
I am so very sorry to hear of your Mother’s death.I did not know until tonight.I certainly would have attended
She was a beautiful and special lady.Gerald had such respect for your Mother and fond memories of being part of your family in his early days in Deep River.I am so sorry I missed her Celebration of Life.My deepest sympathy to your Family

Margaret Mitchell

Posted at 08:03pm
Sandra, Jim and family
My deepest sympathy on the loss of your Mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

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