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Bruce R. Gleason
June 5, 1950 ~ January 27, 2024 (age 73) 73 Years Old
Bruce R. Gleason, 73 of Punxsutawney, passed away January 27, 2024 at Pittsburgh VA Medical Center.
He was born on June 5, 1950 in Punxsutawney, the son of the late Ralph Stanley Gleason and Anita (Lorelli) Gleason.
Bruce proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps, during the Vietnam War.
Bruce worked at the Broken Arrow in Mahaffey. He was a member of the Eagles, VFW, American Legion and the Moose.
He is survived by his son, Corey Gleason and his wife Lynn of Richland, WA; three brothers: Jerry Gleason and his wife Marilyn of Marion Center, Clair Gleason and his wife Mary of San Angalo, TX and Lou Gleason and his wife Susan of Ringgold; a sister, Clara Witherow of Punxsutawney; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Bruce was preceded in death by a brother, Ricardo Gleason.
The family will receive friends on Friday, February 9, 2024 from noon until 2pm at Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc. At 2pm family and friends are welcome to share memories of Bruce, following the time of sharing members of the Jefferson County Veterans Honor Guard will perform military honors for Bruce.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc.