AB, Hope College, 1955. Master of Divinity, New Brunswick Theological Seminary, 1958.
Pastor, Old Saratoga and Bacon Hill Reformed Churches, Schuylerville, New York, 1958-1966; pastor, Second Reformed Church, Schenectady, 1966-1974; pastor, Grove Reformed Church, North Bergen, New Jersey, 1974-1996. President Synod of Albany, Schenectady, 1968. Secretary Classis of Palisades, 1970-1974, president 1975, 95-96, vice president, 1994-1995.
Chairman Counseling Superior vena cava syndrome, Palisade General Medical Center, North Bergen, New Jersey, 1987, first vice-Chairman of the Board Governors, 1991. Chairman of the Board Governors Palisade Gen.Med. Center, 1992; advisory board Salvation Army, 1975-1995.
Member Hudson County Ministerial Association (past chairman, president 1987-1990, sec.1990-1992).
Married Mary Ellen Hesselink, August 18, 1956. Children: Kathleen Goldzung Vanden Oever, Constance Jean Goldzung Eckart, Harold John.