Tulsa Man Who Suffered From Pancreatic Cancer Remembered

Saturday, April 30th 2016, 11:12 am
By: News On 6

A memorial service was held Saturday morning for a Tulsa man who had been fighting pancreatic cancer and recently received his Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma.

Last month, News On 6 featured Michael Surbaugh in a story about his unique graduation ceremony at a Broken Arrow assisted living center.

3/28/2016 Related Story: OU Doctoral Candidate Defies Disease To Earn Ph.D.

Dr. Surbaugh died on April 19.  He was diagnosed with cancer in February.

A service honoring his life was held Saturday at the Parish Church of St. Jerome in Tulsa.