Student, South Dakota State University, Brookings, 1985.
((a silly souffle of prose, poems and punchlines))
Member South Dakota Humanities Counil Speakers Bureau, 2002—2004, since 2010. Member Poets and Writers, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married James Roderick Weber, July 30, 1955 (divorced June 1974). Children: James, Stephen, David, Mary. Married Ritchie Patterson Mikesell, September 9, 1978(deceased April 4, 2010).