Donald Alan Kriss, formerly the executive director at BMH-BJ in Denver, passed away Sept. 19, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. He was 61. Services were held Sept. 21 at the Jacksonville Jewish Center. Burial followed the services.
Mr. Kriss was born Dec. 4, 1953, in Wichita Falls, Texas, to Ilene and Stanley Kriss.
He graduated from George Washington High School in Denver and immediately joined the cast of “Up With People” in 1972.