Livonia: December 26, 2017 at age 80. Predeceased by his wife Joyce (Bailey) Gleason, his parents Donald & Hazel Gleason, and siblings Marie Rodriguez, Ruth Quaintance, and Herbert Gleason. Survived by children, Susan Ison of Avon, Pamela (Jamie) Wheatcraft of Lima, and Carrie (William) Kumar of Brockport; grandchildren, Eric Birkedahl, Avery Kumar, and Adam Wheatcraft; siblings, Betty Quaintance, Donald Gleason, David (Mary) Gleason. Also survived by several nieces & nephews and many dear friends.
Gene served his country in the US Marine Corps from 1956-1960. He was a 50 year member of the Avon Wesleyan Church and was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Friends may call on Friday, December 29th, from 4-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia, NY. Gene’s Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 30th, 11am at the Avon Wesleyan Church, 300 Genesee Street, Avon, NY 14414. Burial Union Cemetery, Livonia, NY with military honors. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Livingston County Hospice, 2 Murray Hill Drive, Mt. Morris, NY 14510. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: