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William J. “Willy” Gleeson, III

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, May 1st from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Gleeson, William J IIIHome for Funerals 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for William J. “Willy” Gleeson, III, who passed away unexpectedly in East Boston on April 26th. A funeral will be conducted from the funeral home at 7:00 p.m.

Born & raised in East Boston, he attended Boston Public Schools. He is a graduate of Madison Park Vocational & Technical High School, Class of 2009. Shortly after graduating, Willy began working as an auto mechanic mastering his trade. He was a mechanic for Phil Romano Trucking in East Boston.

He is the devoted father of Kourtney R. Gleeson and husband of Kristie A. (Sanseverino) Gleeson. Cherished son of William J. Gleeson, Jr. of East Boston and Lisa M. DiMauro of Farmington, NH. Beloved grandson of William J. Gleeson, Sr. and Josephine M. “Joanne” (Russo) Gleeson of East Boston and Sebastian and Rose M. DiMauro of Deltona, FL. Dear brother of Chenelle M. Gleeson and her fiancée Jeff Doucette of Everett, Alise M. Niolet and her husband Marcus of Concord, NH and Serina DiSciscio of Farmington, NH. Also lovingly survived by his niece, Luciana Niolet, his in-laws; Louis and Julie (Pari) Sanseverino of East Boston and he is the dear brother in law of Louis, Kayla and Brianna Sanseverino, all of East Boston and many aunts, uncles and cousins. Interment will be private.



Visiting Hours

Friday, May 1st from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Friday, May 1st at 7:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home


Will be private

Remembrances in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice.

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  1. Serena DiSciscio
    May 5 2015

    Willy was my one and only big brother and always will be. I love and miss him so much but I always know hes with me. Fly high with all the angels. I’ll see you soon.

  2. Maria & Ralph Sanchez
    Apr 30 2015

    We have no words. Our hearts are broken. Willie was always so respectful and the first to help with anything that you needed. I will miss his smile and he will always be in my heart. We will miss him terribly.

  3. Lucille Nastari (DiSciscio)
    Apr 29 2015

    I am so so sorry, for your loss. Willie was just an awesome kid. May he fly with the angels, Thoughts and prayers for you and the family.

  4. Rich Burroughs
    Apr 28 2015

    great guy, he will be missed

  5. anthony &donna gill
    Apr 28 2015

    our condolences to wills family we did not know him long but he was there when we needed him he will be greatly missed . hes gone way to soon thanks for being a great help to us and a great friend rip will.

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