Ronald Gerard Geskus

August 5, 1948 ~
April 6, 2021

Ronald “Bear” Geskus, age 72, of Kentwood, passed away peacefully and went to be with his Heavenly Father after a short battle with cancer on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Ron was a loving brother, uncle, and friend. Ron enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing and playing golf. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gerard and Elsie Geskus. He will be lovingly remembered by his sister, Elsa Geskus of Maine; brothers, Ed and Mary Geskus of Grand Rapids, Ray and Carol Geskus of Grand Rapids; nieces and nephews, Monica and Gregg Vanderzwaag, Erica and Brent Babbs, Jon and Amy Geskus, Sara and Clay Hoover, Kali and Bill Marsh, Kate and Keller Davis; many great-nieces and great-nephews; longtime friend, Greg “Fergy” Ferguson, and many other friends. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to a charity of your choice.