Student, St. Bonaventure University, 1944.
City editor, Perry Daily Journal, 1941-1943; copy editor Mid-Pacific edit, Stars & Stripes, 1945-1946; managing editor, columnist, Perry Daily Journal, 1946-1969; member advertising public relations staff, Charles Machine Works, Inc., Perry, 1969-1989; consultant in corporation graphics, Charles Machine Works, Inc., Perry, 1990-1995; freelance writer,, Perry, since 1990. Laboratory instructor Journalism School, Oklahoma State University, 1968.
Secretary Noble County Republican Committee, Perry, 1950-1952. President, member Perry Board Education, 1973-1983, Stagecoach Community Theatre, Perry, since 1975. Board directors Perry History Preservation Committee, since 1992.
Ruling elder 1st Presbyterian Church, Perry, since 1949. Member Perry Library. Board Staff sergeant Army of the United States, 1943-1946, PTO. Member Society Professional Journalists, Perry Chamber of Commerce (president 1959, Outstanding Citizen award 1992, Perry Hall Fame 2005), Rotary (president Perry 1949, Paul Harris fellow).
Married Laura Belle Thomas, May 2, 1954. Children: Kathleen Faye Beers Lindsey, Susan Gail Beers Bieberdorf.