Bonnie Joan Gleeson

Bonnie Joan Gleeson

Bonnie Joan Gleeson, 82, of Springfield, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at 4:50 a.m., at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. She was born Dec. 4, 1930, in Carlinville to  Herbert A. and Lora A. Harris Klaus. She married James C. Gleeson Dec. 27, 1952, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. He preceded her in death in 2003.

She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Mrs. Gleeson retired from the Sangamon County Auditor’s Office. She was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church, Altar Society, and St. Louise De Marillac Guild.

Surviving are two sons, Brad (Adrienne) Gleeson, of St. Charles, Mo. and Chris Gleeson (fiancé, Angela Shiley), of Springfield; and five grandchildren, Nicholas Gleeson, Kelly Gleeson, Madelyn Gleeson, Joseph Gleeson and Zachary Gleeson.

Visitation is Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, from 10-10:45 a.m., at St. Agnes Catholic Church, Springfield.

Funeral Mass is Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013,  at 11 a.m,, also at St. Agnes Catholic Church, with the Rev. Robert J. Jallas officiating.

Interment will be held at Camp Butler National Cemetery, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at 11 a.m.

Memorials are suggested to: Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, National Processing Center, PO Box 1245, Albert Lea, MN 56007-9976 or Sacred Heart Griffin High School, attn: Msgr. Patrick J. Wright Scholarship Fund, 1200 W. Washington St., Springfield, IL 62702.

Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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