Glenda Webb Straube: Oh Betty. I am so sorry. Don was an incredible man. Always fun to be around. So damn smart, witty, and compassionate. I always loved how he was secure in his manhood. He grew into a feminist, I believe. Such a great father!! Not to mention what a rocking, cute couple you were. Sending much love to you, your children and grandchildren. 😢💔💖💓
Kristine Harder: So sorry to hear this sad news Betty 😢
Tony Vaska: Betty and family: my condolences and love to all of you.
Don was there as a friend and colleague always.
He was there for rural Alaska and Alaska Natives without hesitation which I’ve always appreciated and continue to do so. Don, my friend and colleague: Rest In Peace.
Veronica Slajer: Don with such a great guy, Alaska is better because of him.
Goodluck Joel: So sorry lovely Betty,so sad to hear this.my prayers to you and your Family.LOVE from Tanzania
Heather Bell: The names showing up on this page should all be in an Alaska historical magazine!!
Judy Erickson: Thinking of you Betty and your family and sending love. Don was such an incredibly smart guy and so compassionate. He gave so much to Alaska. He will be greatly missed.
Brian Rogers: Very sorry to hear of Don’s passing, Betty. He was a good man, a fine legislator. Alaska is a better place because of his service.
Rona Ruben: Betty, I am so sorry and moved as I look at pictures of you two together in healthy, happy times.
Barbara Englert: Gruenstein Blessings and hugs, Betty and your family. A kind and thoughtful man.
Bonnie Cudnohufsky: Hi Betty and kids. I am so very sorry to hear about Don. I have wonderful, warm, fun, engaging, stimulating memories of you and Don. Alaska has lost an incredible man who gave so much to this state. Love to your family 💕.
Terrie Gottstein: Oh, Betty…so sorry to hear this news…holding you in my heart…💕
Don Orr Martin: Our deepest condolences Betty. It’s hard to adequately express our sorrow and love and appreciation. What wonderful times we had together. We hold you in great esteem. All our love to the whole family.
Judith Kaftan: Sending all our love Betty to you and your family. such a huge loss of a wonderful man. ❤️💕