GLEASON, Mollie - Peacefully at home with her family on Saturday, March 3, 2018, Mary Grainger Gleason, nee Wilkinson in her 97th year, went to be with her saviour. Beloved wife of Arnold (2013). Loving, kind and thoughtful mother of Arlene and John (2002). Also loved and missed by nieces and nephews, and friends in Canada, Northern Ireland and England. Special thank you to Debra and Liju for their loving care.
Mollie supported the WWII effort through her work at Short and Harland Aerospace of Belfast. She came to Canada as a war bride after marrying Arnold in 1945. Active in her church, Mollie was a loyal friend and confidant to family, friends and neighbours. Her Irish wit and spirit brought joy and fun to all who knew her.
The funeral service will be conducted at Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James St. at Richmond, on Thursday, March 8 at 12 noon, with visitation preceding from 11 am - 12 pm. Interment Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to the Salvation Army (for Children’s Village) or a charity of your choice.
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