Beloved NM businessman passes away

Updated: 04/20/2014 8:45 PM | Created: 04/20/2014 8:15 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon,

A beloved New Mexico businessman has passed away.

Don Chalmers lost his fight with cancer on Sunday.

The Tulsa native is known for his "Don Chalmers" car dealerships in New Mexico.

Chalmers also served on several economic, education and healthcare boards.

Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry released the following statement:

"Albuquerque has lost a great man who dedicated himself to the community. He will be greatly missed and it will be up to all of us to carry on his tradition of selfless community service."

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