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Frances Ristine Gleason

October 18, 1924 ~ December 27, 2019 (age 95)


Frances Ristine Gleason of West Chester, PA.

Frances Ristine Gleason, 95 of West Chester, PA died Friday December 27, 2019 at Brandywine Hall Care Center in West Chester, PA.

She was the wife of the late Frederick Pearce Ristine, Jr and Robert E Gleason.

Born October 18, 1924 in McNary, AZ she was the daughter of the late Charles W. Gaisser and the late Carmel Curry Gaisser.

Frances attended Louisiana Tech University.  

She enjoyed gardening, painting, music, historic hardware and architecture, and was a guide for Waynesborough, the Anthony Wayne home in Paoli.

She is survived and loved by her four children, Rusty Ristine and his wife, Pat O’Brien Ristine, Chuck Ristine, John Ristine, Laura Carpenter and her husband Doug Carpenter, three grandchildren, Bryan Ristine, Jill Ristine, Julia Ristine and one great grandchild, Brandon Porter.

Services and interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association at alz.org.

Arrangements by DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc. of West Chester, PA 610-696-1181; www.DellaFH.com.

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