Dr. Jim Donkle passed away on November 26, 2023. He, along with Dr. Al Mick, started Milwaukie Family Practice (which became NWPC). Dr. Donkle and his wife Ellen lived life to the fullest. During his work career, he helped develop NWPC, worked at PMH, was actively involved in the Clackamas County Medical Society, and was involved in the Providence Milwaukie Foundation. After retirement he continued living life to the fullest.

He will be greatly missed.