Date of Death: 7 November 1888
Subject: Michael Gleason
Source: St. Joseph Daily Herald, 8 November 1888, p. 4

On Wednesday, at 4 p.m., Michael Gleason, aged sixty-three years, died of dropsy. The deceased was an old resident of this city, and was known and respected by all. He leaves three children who are all grown: Margaret, wife of Mark Tierney, Thomas, who is now absent from the city, and another son, William. The funeral will take place from the residence of his son-in-law, Mark Tierney, 413 South Seventeenth street, Friday morning, at 9 o'clock, from thence to the Cathedral, of which church the deceased was a devout member. Friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend.