Paul J. GleasonDecember 2, 1952 ~ August 28, 2017 (age 64)
Paul J. Gleason, 64, a resident of Westborough and York Beach, ME, formerly of Southborough, died suddenly on Monday August 28, 2017. Paul was born in Clinton, the son of the late James F. & Mary M. (O’Malley) Gleason.
A colorful character, witty and wise with a great sense of humor, Paul much enjoyed the loves of his life – his family and friends, his Irish heritage, the Marine Corps, reading, history, arboriculture, birds and nature, York Beach, the Patriots and Red Sox, and of course the felines – Mick and Fiona.
Paul was a Professional Arborist and member of the International Society of Arboriculture, MASS Arborists Association, MASS Association of Landscape Professionals, Certified Arborist in the States of Maine and Rhode Island, and was the current Tree Warden of the Town of Hopkinton. He was extremely proud of his military service as a US Marine and in the MASS Army National Guard.
Paul is survived by his cherished “home team” that consisted of his wife, Paula Marie (Tedeschi), and his son Ben & his girlfriend Shannon Weiler. He is also survived by his brothers, Dennis & his wife Martha of ME, and Daniel & his wife Brenda of Ayer, his mother-in-law, Albina Tedeschi of Framingham, his brother-in-law, Ray Tedeschi & his wife Judy of CT, his best friend John Bushee & his wife Linda of RI, his nephews and nieces, Andrew and Liam Gleason, Kristina Tedeschi-Wayne & her husband Jake, and Stefanie Tedeschi, and his great nieces Mia and Marina and great nephews Jude and Jeremy.
Family and friends will honor and remember Paul’s life by gathering for visiting hours in the McCarthy, McKinney & Lawler Funeral Home, 11 Lincoln St., Framingham on Wednesday, September 13th from 4-8 P.M. Funeral Services and Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Paul’s name to: Disabled American Veterans/Dept. of MA, Statehouse RM 546, Boston, MA 02133, www.davma.org/donate-now.
Disabled American Veterans/Dept. of MA
Statehouse RM 546, Boston MA 02133