Over more than 40 years, Don Gilmer held many roles — state lawmaker, government administrator, nonprofit board member — that underscored his commitment to helping others.
“He was a true public servant,” said former House Speaker Paul Hillegonds, a longtime colleague. “He cared about public service.”
Mr. Gilmer died Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, of complications from Lewy body dementia, relatives said. He was 73.