California
Capital Punishment

Executed Inmate Summary

Donald BeardsleeName: Beardslee, Donald
CDC# C-82702
Sex: M

Alias: None

Date Received: 03/14/1984

Education: Unknown

Location: San Quentin State Prison

Married: No

Sentence:

County of Trial: San Mateo

Sentence Date: 03/12/1984

County of Residence: Unknown

County of Offense: San Mateo

Offense Date: 04/25/1981

Court Action: Affirmed

Court Date: 03/25/1991

Case #: C10632

Victims: Patty Geddling, Stacie Benjamin

Co-Defendant: None

Summary:

Donald Beardslee was convicted of First Degree Murder in the deaths of two young women, Patty Geddling and Stacie Benjamin, on April 25, 1981, in an apparent drug-related murder. At the time of the murders, Beardslee was on parole for murder in Missouri.

Execution:

Donald Beardslee was executed by lethal injection at San Quentin State Prison on Jan. 19, 2005. He was pronounced dead at 12:29 a.m. There were no last words.