1933 – 2018
Putnam – Barbara J. Gleason, 85, of Pomfret St., died Sunday, June 10, 2018 in Matulaitis Nursing Home. She was the loving wife of Donald H. Gleason, Sr. Born in Natick, MA, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Pearl (Jeffrey) Brag.
Mrs. Gleason worked for many years as a dental hygienist for Drs. McGinn. She enjoyed painting with watercolors and gardening.
Along with her husband, Barbara is survived by her sons, Jeff Forte of Cape Cod, MA, Jay Forte of Florida, Mark Forte of New Hampshire, and Chris Forte of Florida; her daughters, Diane Morash of Hingham, MA, and Joan Alan of Pennsylvania; her step-son, Donald H. Gleason, Jr. of Plainfield, CT; her step-daughters, Melodi Lenky and Linda Paradise, both of North Grosvenordale, CT; as well as many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Funeral Services are private and were entrusted to Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.