Student, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1956-1958; student, Indiana U., South Bend, 1988-1989.
With division sales & reservations United Airlines, South Bend, 1958-1960. Syndicated columnist Copley News Service, San Diego, 1992-1994.
Docent Snite Museum Art, Notre Dame, since 1983, lecturer, 1990, storyteller, since 1990, member Friends of the Snite Museum Board, since 1992, chairperson education committee, since 1983. Docent South Bend Regional Museum Art, since 1993. Art history educator for children and storyteller television Channel 46 WHME, Mishawaka, Indiana, since 1990.
President Bethany Guild Sacred Heart Parish, Notre Dame, 1982-1983, treasurer, 1992-1994.
Married Gene Richard Pendl, June 18, 1960. Children: John Graham, Daniel Stuart, Elizabeth Lynn, Ann-Marie, Thomas Christopher.