Student, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, 1962—1964. Student, St. Mary's College, Omaha, 1964—1968. Student, Midland Lutheran College, Fremont, 1970—1974.
Bachelor (honorary), Midland Lutheran College, Fremont, 1988.
Legal secretary law firm, Fremont, 1940—1942. Staff headquarters office Northrup Aircraft Company, Hawthorne, California, 1943. Civil service wartime rationing officer 3d Air Force United States Air Force, Stuttgart, Arkansas, 1943—1946.
Administrative clerk merit system Dodge County Assistance Office, Fremont, 1946—1948. Art supervisor Fremont Parks and Recreation, 1967—1971. Publicity director Fremont Area Art Association Gallery, 1963—1985.
Private instructor art, 1967—1971.
People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.
Active Boy Scouts American. President Linden School Parent-Teachers Association, 1955. Active Republican Party.
Member of Fremont Art Association (charter, organizer, president 1965-1971, Community Art Service award 1985), National League American Pen Women, Association Artists Omaha, Association Nebraska Art Clubs (board directors 1974-1975, Excellence award 1974-1979, Best of Show 1983), Order of Eastern Star.
Married Marvin Glenn Welstead, February 21, 1942. Children: Robert L., Jon A.