Don Alderson, second from left, reads to his grandchildren Charlie, right, and Ellyse, while longtime girfriend Mayrus Helberg listens in 2016 at a cabin in Blaine.
Don Alderson, second from left, reads to his grandchildren Charlie, right, and Ellyse, while longtime girfriend Mayrus Helberg listens in 2016 at a cabin in Blaine. Kelli Dizmang Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald
Don Alderson, second from left, reads to his grandchildren Charlie, right, and Ellyse, while longtime girfriend Mayrus Helberg listens in 2016 at a cabin in Blaine. Kelli Dizmang Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald