Ernest Jerald "Jerry" Gleason
1948 — 2021
On March 2, 2021 Ernest Jerald "Jerry" Gleason, beloved husband and father, went home to be with the Lord. Jerry was born on January 1, 1948 in Dallas, Texas and lived most of his life in the Dallas area. He was the oldest of the five boys of Ellis and Elsie Schulenburg Gleason. Jerry was in the Navy and served on the USS Ticonderoga as a member of the flight deck crew. As a civilian Jerry had a long successful career in the heavy equipment industry. He managed the parts departments of several large companies including Stewart and Stevenson Services, Briggs Equipment, Ferguson Manufacturing, Equipment Depot, and Hi Lift before retiring in 2012. In his spare time Jerry restored automobiles...