Bachelor of Fine Arts, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago School-University of Chicago, 1957.
Past teacher art, Chicago, N. Shore Art League, Suburban Fine Arts Center, Deerpath Art League. Faculty art Edison Community College, Florida Gulf Coast U.
Married Kay Joyce Hofmann, June 18, 1955 (divorced). Children: Dawn Ellen, Cari Leigh. Married Frieda Nelson, October 17, 1982 (divorced).
Married Dinah Lee Wilson, January 20, 1996.