Miami University (Bachelor of Science, 1956). The Ohio State University (Juris Doctor, 1970, replaced Bachelor of Laws, conferred, 1963).
Worked at Weaner, Zimmerman, Bacon, Yoder & Hubbard, Limited. (Defiance, Ohio) specializing in Probate and Estate Planning, Real Estate, Corporation, Insurance, Business. Admitted to the bar, 1964, Ohio.
Military: 1st Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps, 1956-1958.