Age 85, of Eden Prairie, MN, formerly of Norman, OK. Don passed away on May 5, 2017 and is now in the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. He worked for Western Electric and AT&T and in retirement, served the College of Engineering and Athletics Department at the University of Oklahoma, where he earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in Engineering. Don was preceded in death by his parents, Ezra and Molly (Greb) Geis, two brothers and one sister. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Shirley (Dumler) Geis, sons Ken (Lisa), Scott (Dee), Mark (Laurie) Geis, daughter Laura Ackerman, grandchildren Sara Geis, Stephanie (Geis) and Taylor Tollette, Carly Geis, Nicholas (Berenice) Ackerman, Emily Ackerman and Christopher Ackerman, great grandson Jonas Tollette and several nieces and nephews. Memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Norman, 211 Comanche St., Norman, OK. Memorials directed to the University of Oklahoma Foundation.
Published on June 21, 2017