Class of 1977 (Oral Medicine)

DONALD SOLTERO, CLASS OF 1972, ORAL MEDICINE CLASS OF 1977

Dr. Donald Soltero
Dr. Donald “Don” Soltero passed away on May 19, 2018 in Issaquah, Wash., with his three daughters at his side. He was 72.

Dr. Soltero was born on May 5, 1946 in Milwaukee to Donald and Mary Soltero. He graduated from Seattle Preparatory School and earned a BS in natural science from Seattle University. He graduated from the School of Dentistry and continued his education there, obtaining an MSD and  Oral Medicine certification.

Dr. Soltero is survived by his daughters Tara (Steve) Cook, Kristin Soltero, and Molly (Bryan) Fossum; three grandchildren; his mother, Mary A. Soltero of Sequim, Wash.; siblings Dr. Michael J. Soltero, John R. Soltero, Sally A. Gore, Julie A. Linker, and Kathleen M. Soltero; numerous nieces and nephews; and other loving family and friends. (Seattle Times)