Obituary of Christine M. Gleason
Christine M. Gleason (nee Dickmann) peacefully passed away on September 2, 2023 in Lake Hiwatha, NJ. She was 84 years old. Born in Schweich, Germany to Bernard Dickmann and Lucia (Buchel) Dickmann. Christine was a resident of Lake Hiawatha for 4 years, Toms River of 7 years, Forked River for 13 years and Palisades Park. Christine worked at Mario Jewelers in Westwood for 15 years. She also worked with her late husband in welding at Leo Gleason Co. in Guttenberg. In her leisure Christine enjoyed spending time with her friends, reading about world history and shopping. She often traveled to Germany to visit her family and friends and was always dressed to the nines. Predeceased in death by her husband Leo Paul Gleason and her son Derek Milner. Christine is survived by her children: son Ralf Milner and his wife Sue of Highland Lakes, NJ; daughter Tina Smilek and her partner Johnny Keuck of Lafayette, NJ; daughter Jacqueline Corvino and her husband Salvatore of Lake Hiawatha, NJ. Beloved grandmother to Chrstopher and his wife Kimberly, Jennifer, Vanessa and Michelle. She is also survived by her sisters Francisca Mohr and Lotti Bollig who still reside in Germany and predeceased by her brother Horst Dickmann. Cremation was held privately. Funeral arrangements were entrusted into the care of S. J. Priola Parsippany Funeral Service.