Bachelor, St. Benedict's College, 1933. Postgraduate, Summers, 1936. Degree, Catholic University America, Summers, 1960.
Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1936. Pastor Saint Johns Church, Doniphan, Kansas, 1937,63-67, Saint James Church, Wetmore, Kansas, 1938-1948, Olathe Naval Air Base, Kansas, 1948-1963. Instructor mathematics, associate professor, business manager Saint Benedict"s College, Atchison, Kansas, 1948-1973.
Pastor Saint Louis Church, Atchison, since 1968.
President, director Atchison Industries, Incorporated. Board of directors, trustee, member administrative board Saint Benedict"s College.
Board directors Kansas History Society, Drainage District 15-45, Rural Water District Northern 1, Atchison, Benedictine College. Board directors Maur Hill School, trustee, 1979.
Member Kansas State Board Water Resources, 1977.
Board directors, president Atchison County History Society. Member Governor"s Committee Lewis and Clark Trail. Honorary director Atchison County Soil Conservation.
Honorary chapter farmer Future Farmers American, 1970.
Recipient Liberty Bell award, 1981. Named Citizen of Year for Missouri-Kansas area, 1983.
Member administrv; member Kansas. Member Government.
Son of s. Max and Josephine ((Bonaly)) L.