FLORISSANT, Mo. – The president and founder of Accessible Play, Inc. has died.

Gary Behlmann, 62, lost his battle with pancreatic cancer Saturday evening.

Behlmann was a director of Dads and Kids Out Together Association (DAKOTA), which provides education and fun to families with special needs children. He was also a member of the Hazelwood PTA for more than 25 years. He was also an employee of Carol House Furniture for 27 years.

Visitation will be held Monday, Dec. 2 from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Hutchens Mortuary & Cremation Center in Florissant. Visitation will end with services.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Accessible Play, Inc., 845 Mark Twain Drive, Florissant, Mo. 63031.