Gordon was born on July 1, 1927 to Samuel and Flora in Minneapolis Minnesota. He passed away peacefully in his home in Clackamas, Oregon on April 18, 2021.
He is survived by his wife; Vivian of 71 years, two daughters; Ann Scholze, Barbara (Dwight) Greer, three grandchildren; Melanie (Kevin) Beckham, Deke (Amber) Greer, Beth Scholze, three great grandchildren; Justin, Jessica (Sam), Jayme, three great-great grandchildren; Carson, Avery, Luna, sisters; Faithe, Carolyn, brothers; Robert, Carroll, Larry and many nieces and nephews.
Gordon was preceded in death by his parents, sisters; Ruth and June, brother; Arthur, son-in-law; Duane Scholze and Grandson, Aaron Scholze.
A private service will be held. There will be a visitation at Gresham Memorial Chapel on Sunday, April 25th, from 5:30p.m to 7:30p.m.
Gordon founded Gleason Industries and was active in the Oregon Nursery Association for many years.
Remembrances to charity of your choice.