Shane A. Gleeson, 60, passed away Friday October 5, 2018 in Gilbert, AZ following a brief illness. Born in Fayetteville, NC on January 9, 1958, Shane grew up in Dunkirk and graduated from Delta High School in 1976. He also attended Ball State University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree.
Shane worked at Indiana Glass in Dunkirk for 18 years where he was a member of the International Glass Workers Union of America #501 as a committeeman, shop steward, and President. He was also a realtor in Muncie for 11 years where he was a member of the National Association of Realtors, served on the Board of Directors for the Midwestern Association of Realtors, served on the MLS Advisory Board, was given the Milestone award in 2013, and ended his real estate career as a Broker for Berkshire Hathaway in 2015. For the last 3 years Shane worked in Gilbert, Arizona as a Permit Manager at Gleeson Mobile Home Service. He enjoyed golfing, spending time with family & friends and always enjoyed a good conversation or joke!
Survivors include his daughters: Brittney Chambers (husband: Ryan Cole), Muncie, and Heather Whitmire (husband: Henry), Muncie; a son: Trenton Gleeson (wife: Shayna), Muncie; 3 brothers: Terry Gleeson (wife: Patricia), Gilbert, AZ, Randy Gleeson (wife: Katina), Gaston, and Chris Gleeson (wife: Adriana), Gilbert, AZ; 3 grandchildren: Paislee & Sophia Chambers and Rory Gleeson; several nieces & nephews, and a girlfriend: Becky Taylor, Arizona.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Gene R. and Darlene (Bayman) Gleeson.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday, October 15, 2018 at Meacham Funeral Service. Burial will follow at Hill Crest Cemetery, Redkey.
Visiting hours will be held on Sunday from 4 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.