Donald H. Brinkman, a long-time resident of Dolan Springs, passed away on March 18, 2007, in Las Vegas. He was born in Havre, Mont., on Feb. 19, 1936, to Henry C. and Josephine Brinkman, who preceded him in death.
He is survived by his children, Michael Brinkman, Donel Brinkman, Jim Brinkman, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild, all of Auburn, Wash. He is also survived by two sisters, Donna Frieling of Dutton, Mont., and Sharon Widhelm of Power, Mont., and one brother, Howard Brinkman of Dolan Springs.
Donald lived in Dolan Springs for many years. He was working for Mohave Rancho Lumber at the time of his death. He leaves behind many friends both here in Arizona and in Washington.