I was privileged to have met Don during “Alaska’s brief liberal revolution” at an Ad Hoc meeting in Mountain View. In the earl 1990s I most enjoyed working with Don as council to the Alaska State Employees Association ASEA/AFSCME. He was creative and brilliant in his work on behalf of working Alaskans. During those years … Read more
Betty and family, I’m SO sorry that Don has died, and I offer my condolences. He did a huge amount of GOOD for the world while he was here. I met him shortly after he arrived in Juneau and worked at the local ALSC office, while I was in the Attorney General’s Office and was … Read more
Knew Don since Juneau….. in many ways. Good Man, Outstanding Alaskan.
I met Don in 1976 year I started law school. He exhibited all of the best traits of a lawyer with conviction and purpose. Heck of a role model. As well as a wonderful partner and father.. The world is worse without him But is better because he was here Sending love to all who … Read more
Via text with Tissy: I don’t have access to any photos of Don, but he was a partner in Wagstaff, Pope and Clocksin (including periods where David Rogers and Bill Bryson were on the letterhead), which was a well regarded trial law firm. Don had some big cases, including the Finkelstein case (election contest) where … Read more
Rebecca Smith: Sending you all our love, Betty Ramage. What a great guy Don was. Every time I’m shouting at my mother to be heard on the phone, I remember hearing him doing the same, talking to his dad, down the office hallway. Patty Ginsburg: I knew Don when he was a legislator and I … Read more
Betty, Bill and I send our love. How lucky we were to have known Don. He was a super talented lawyer and legislator, gardener, cook, and a very kind, thoughtful and unassuming friend! We are so sorry for your loss. We hope to “see” you on election night at Lisa and Lynn’s but of course … Read more
Cliff Groh: Betty Ramage may Don’s memory be a blessing. I have fond memories of the 1980 campaign and working with him in the Legislature when I was on the staff. Pat Justis: So sorry for your loss Betty, may you find comfort in the love that surrounds you. Bonnie Boedeker: We are heartbroken to … Read more