Jon Leslie Ramsay, American Sculptor. Staff sergeant United States Air Force, 1965-1969. Member International Sculpture Center, International Woodcarving Congress.
Ramsay, Jon Leslie was born on December 23, 1945 in Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Winton G. and Elizabeth Helen (Dow) Ramsay.
Graduated from high school, Towson, Maryland.
Independent electrician, Booth Fisheries, Portsmouth, N.H., 1969-1970;
self-employed contractor, Tawas, Michigan, 1970-1972;
electrician, Ramsay Elec., Naples, Florida, 1972-1974;
electrician, Cmty. Electric, Naples, 1974-1976;
electrician, Barth Electric, Branson, Missouri, 1976-1981;
electrician, American Broadcasting Company Electric, Springfield, Missouri, 1981-1983;
sculptor, Engler Woodcarving, Branson, 1983-1989;
owner, Linden Tree Gallery, Grove City, Pennsylvania, since 1990.
Principal works include wood sculptures Day 2 at Cemetary Ridge, 1994 (4th place realistic human division International Competition 1994), C'mon Grampa, 1996 (2d. Place group human realistic division International Competition 1996), Let's Play Ball, 1996 (2d place realistic human division International Competition 1996), Black Peter, 1995 (Best of Show national competition 1995).
Staff sergeant United States Air Force, 1965-1969. Member International Sculpture Center, International Woodcarving Congress.
Avocations: reading, painting.
Married Linda Elaine Schlicker, February 4, 1967. Children: Barabara Elaine Kramer, Kelly Lynn.