ARDMORE, OK - Prominent Ardmore business leader Jeff Gelona, 55, passed away shortly after midnight following a brief illness.
He is survived his wife, Vicky, and two sons, Nick and Joshua. Jeff was recognized nationally serving as an insurance lecturer for over 30 years and widely recognized for his vast array of accomplishments.
Jeff was a household figure in Texoma as talent on TV commercials. Jeff also founded Carousel Productions of Ardmore, giving the performing arts a state-of-the-art facility for their presentations.
He also founded The Brass Ring, which trained hundreds of youth for theater and dance.
Funeral Services are pending at Craddock Funeral Home of Ardmore.