Donald A. Waldear, age 89, passed away peacefully after a long battle with cancer on May 4, 2019. He was born on February 5, 1930. Don was an avid golfer, spending many hours at Las Positas Golf Course. He served in the US Coast Guard in the 1950s. Don was a very talented artist and he enjoyed the local art classes. Many of his drawings were displayed at the Livermore art shows and wineries. Don will be missed. He leaves behind a loving daughter Elizabeth Hentschel, son-in-law Dennis Hentschel, and three grandchildren Ryan Hentschel, Ashley Rodriguez and her husband Mitchell, and Matt Hentschel and his wife Megan Hentschel, and his great-grandson Tanner. Service will be private. Donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.