FRANCIS J. GLEASON"Franny"
Suddenly on Tuesday, February 19, 2013, Francis J. "Franny" Gleason, died at his son's home in Laytonsville, MD. Beloved husband of the late Nancy L. Gleason nee Collis; loving father of Joseph F. Gleason and his wife Cynthia, Laytonsville, MD and William A. Gleason, Edgewater, MD; grandfather of Ryan and Reagan Gleason. Friends may call at DeVol Funeral Home, 10 East Deer Park Drive, Gaithersburg, MD on Thursday, February 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at Chapel of Our Lady, Georgetown Preparatory School, 10900 Rockville Pike, N. Bethesda, MD 20852 on Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Washington, DC. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Lombardi Cancer Center, 3300 Whitehaven Street, NW, Suite 4000, Washington, DC 20007. Please view and sign the family guestbook at