Donald L. Flamm
Donald L. Flamm
Donald L. Flamm, 79, of Edina, died, July 24, 2018.
Preceded into death by his parents, William and Elda, twin sister, Jeanne, and brother, Gary.
Survived by his wife of 57 yrs, Sandra; 3 sons: Mark (Christen), Barry (Colleen), Eric (Dena); grandchildren: Matthew, Andrew, Dillon, Jayme, Jordyn; brother, Barry (Venice).
Don was born on Nov. 18, 1938 in Cincinnati, OH to William and Elda (Cramer) Flamm. Don had a twin sister, Jeanne, who was born 2 mins before him. He grew up in the Hyde Park area of Cincinnati with the same group of friends from kindergarten through graduation from Withrow High School in 1957. Don continued his education in mechanical engineering at the University of Cincinnati, receiving a B.S. degree in 1964. He was a Sigma Chi and enjoyed many activities and honoraries while at UC in addition to being a co-op student at Littleford Bros in Cincinnati designing heavy road equipment.
Don began his life long career of 36yrs with Honeywell in 1961 as a sales engineer in Cincinnati to complete his career in 1997 as Vice President and General Manager of Home and Building controls for Honeywell Corp.
On Dec. 30, 1961 Don was joined in marriage with Sandra S. Davis. The couple had three sons and lived in Cincinnati,OH, Rivervale, NJ, and Edina, MN. Always enjoying cabin/lake time in MN from 1972 to present on Island Lake in Park Rapids, MN.
Retirement years were spent in many activities, sports, boating, traveling and winters in AZ and summers in MN.
Memorial Gathering for Donald will be 6-8PM on Thursday, Sept. 13 at the Edina Chapel.
Private family service will be held at the Island Lake at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to St. Joseph's Hospice of Park Rapids.
Edina Chapel 952-920-3996
West 50th & Hwy 100