Bernard E. Gleason, age 86, of Shullsburg, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Meriter Hospital in Madison. He was born February 14, 1927, in Shullsburg the son of Bernard and Mary (Miller) Gleason. Mass of Christian Burial was held Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 344 North Judgement Street in Shullsburg with Rev. John Bosco Pudhota officiating. Burial was in St. Matthew’s Cemetery in rural Shullsburg. A visitation was held Wednesday, April 3, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, where a prayer service was held at 11:00 a.m. Full obituary in the April 4, 2013 issue of the Republican Journal.