Bachelor of Philosophy magna cum laude, University Toledo, 1938. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, University Toledo, 1940. Juris Doctor, University Toledo, 1968.
Accountant The Barrett Company, Toledo, 1936-1940. Associate Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, 1940-1951, partner, 1951-1982, of counsel, since 1982. Board directors Bank of Fountain Hills, Arizona.
Trustee Fountain Hills Special Road district, 1984-1988, joint powers chairman, 1986-1987. Member Committee for Incorporation Fountain Hills. Former trustee Toledo Area Chamber fo C. Served to lieutenant colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve.
Member American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Toledo Bar Association (past executive committee). Clubs: Kiwanis (Scottsdale, Arizona).
Married April Mildred Stemple, September 27, 1942. Children: Philip, Madelon, Ralph.