Denzil K. “Denny” Gleason 82, of Frankfort, IN, died at 7:02 a.m. July 13, 2013 at Wesley Manor. Born June 4, 1931 in Clinton County to Cecil & Blanche (Elzy) Gleason. He married Betty Jane Vermillion in Frankfort and they divorced. Denny attended Frankfort schools and had lived in Villa Ridge, IL. He worked in construction, building grain bins and grain legs overseas in Mexico and Saudi Arabia. He had also worked at Indiana Brass, Fairground Implement and was an independent truck driver. Denny was active in the Smiles Senior Center in Mounds, IL and the Paul Phillippe Resource Center in Frankfort. He enjoyed music and karaoke.
Visitation and Services
Friends may visit from Noon-2 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Paul Phillippe Resource Center.
3 sons, Lester (Mary) Gleason of Morgantown, KY, Bill Gleason of Frankfort, and Joey Gleason of South Carolina, 3 daughters, Donna Howe of Frankfort, Cindy Murphy of Colfax and Judy Gleason of South Carolina, 6 grandsons and 7 great grandchildren.
2 brothers and 1 sister.