Larry E. Gleason, 73, of Penn Yan, passed away at The Homestead Nursing Home on Saturday, January 5, 2013.
Larry’s family will greet friends and relatives from 1 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9 at the Townsend-Wood Funeral Chapel, 201 E. Elm St., Penn Yan where his funeral service will follow at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Ken Sisson. Burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Penn Yan.
Larry was born in Penn Yan on April 2, 1939, the son of the late Cecil and Florence (Clancy) Gleason. Larry enjoyed woodworking and puzzles, doing his lawn work and fishing. In addition to his parents, Larry was predeceased in 1977 by his daughter, Debbie.
Larry is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Pat Gleason; son, Bruce Gleason; daughter, Cindy Gleason; brothers, Bob, Jim, and Tom; sisters, Beverly, Doe, and Marion; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family.
Memorial gifts may be made in Larry’s memory to the Homestead Nursing Home, 418 N. Main St., Penn Yan, NY 14527 or to Ontario-Yates Hospice, 756 Pre Emption Rd., Geneva, NY 14456.
Friends and family may sign the guestbook at www.townsendwoodfuneralchapel.com