Don is a life long resident of Muskegon who has been married to his wife, Donna, for 62 years. It has been evident throughout his life that he is a "family man". He was excited that his sons desired to join him in the insurance agency over 30 years ago. Don has 5 children, 31 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. He is an active member of Sheridan Drive Baptist church and has been involved in Child Evangelism Fellowship for decades. He has served on school boards and state committees and somehow always managed to make it to every important event in the lives of his children, grandchildren and even great-grandchildren. He is an extremely gifted fisherman and has enjoyed incredible success hunting whitetails with a bow, cross-bow, muzzleloader, and rifle.