Student, Ranken Trade School, St. Louis, l946-47.
Farmer, New Haven, l937-38; with, Langenberg Hat Company, New Haven, l938-42; sports editor, New Haven Leader, l948-57; sports editor and writer, Missourian Public Company, Washington, 1957-1990.
Former Sunday school teacher United Church of Christ, New Haven. Past president and secretary church council United Church of Christ, Washington. Volunteer Franklin County chapter American Red Cross, l947--, board directors, l957--, president, l978-85, treasurer, l985--, former chairman fund drives.
Formerly active Washington Little League. Sergeant United States Army Air Force, l942-45, European Theatre of Operations, prisoner of war. Member Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association (president l962-63, past secretary), American Legion (former post Commander New Haven, coach, manager baseball team), Veterans of Foreign Wars (past board directors Washington), DAV, 2d Air Division Association, American Ex-Prisoners of War Association, United States Air Force Association.
Married Delores Lenora McDonald, July l1, l959. Children: Bradley David, Bruce McDonald.