Jay Guy â€œJayboâ€ Gleason, 51, of La Crosse, passed away on July 28th, 2014. He died of an apparent heart attack in his houseboat on the Mississippi River. He was born in La Crosse on February 1, 1963, to George B and Colleen (Clark) Gleason, and attended Blessed Sacrament Grade School and Aquinas High School.
Jay is survived by his children, Eva and Eli, of Spring Grove, MN; his mother, Colleen Gleason; siblings, George Gleason, Jr., Paul Gleason (Gaye Tylka), and Mary Gleason (Scott Miller); nephews Joe and Ben Gleason, and Adam Phillips (Kati Bartl); niece Ann (Fletch) Smith and many other relatives and friends.
There will also be a Celebration of Jayâ€™s Life on Sunday, August 24th