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Ruth Kathleen (Kester) Gleason

August 19, 1930 ~ February 26, 2021 (age 90)


Ruth Kathleen (Kester) Gleason

Of Sanborn, New York,  passed away on February 26, 2021. Born in New Albany, PA on August 19, 1930,  she was the daughter of Edward and Leola (Van Orman) Kester. She lived a life full of love and had many adventures from coast to coast with her family.  She was 90 years old but 16 at heart.

She married the love of her life, Richard (Dick) Reid Gleason Sr. and for 66 years they shared that love with us all,  Dick preceded her to eternity in 2018.

She is survived by her children Richard "Dick" Reid Gleason Jr.,  Jamie, Randy Lee Gleason; Karen, Mark Alan Gleason; Colleen, Laurie Kathleen; John Bartolomeo, 11 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren, siblings Sarah (John) Ellison and David (Janet) Kester. She was the sister of the late John "Jack" ( late Fern) Kester, Mary ( late James) Sullivan.

A Memorial Service will be held on April 24, 2021 at 11:00AM at the Cambria Congregational Church, 4045 Lower Mountain Road, Lockport, NY.

Memorials in her name,  may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY. - http://give.roswellpark.org/

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Memorial Service
April 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Cambria Congregational
4045 Lower Mt. Road
Lockport, NY 14094
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