AB, Temple University, 1950. Master of Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1954. Master of Arts, Syracuse University, 1970.
1instr. Keystone College, LaPlume, Pennsylvania, 0968—1969. Director public information Messiah College, Grantham, 1970—1971. Director community relations Health & Hospital Council Northeastern Pennsylvania, 1973—1974.
Pastor Baptist Church, Nesque Honing, Pennsylvania, 1977—1985. Manager French Azilum, Wysox, 1985—1986. Professor English Marywood University, Scranton, since 1988.
Instructor Luzerne Community College, Nanticoke, 1990—2001.
Member State Draft Board, Pennsylvania, 1980-1983. Captain, chaplain United States Air Force, 1959-1968. Member Association Literary Scholars and Critics (president), St. David's Society, Wyoming County Chorale.
Married Jean Meitrett (deceased April 1995). Children: James, Dwight. Married Marlene Lindberg, November 3, 1996.