Frederic V. Gleason Jr.December 27,2012
Frederic V. Gleason Jr.Frederic V. Gleason Jr.
ORLANDO, Fla. — Frederic V. Gleason Jr., 64, of Orlando, passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012.
He is survived by his life partner, Lawrence Roundy; his sisters, Susan Fleming of North Springfield, Vt., Linda Alexander of Louisville, Ky., Ruth Sargent of Springfield, Vt.; his brothers, David Gleason, Rodney Gleason, both of Springfield, Vt.; his nieces and nephews; other extended family and many loving friends.
A time of fellowship will be held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, from 5-7 p.m. and a celebration of life service will be held at 7 p.m., all at the Robert Bryant Funeral & Cremation Chapel, 321 East Michigan St., Orlando, FL 32806. (407) 240-6080.
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