Bachelor of Science, University Delaware, 1946.
Advertising manager, The Chronicle, Milford, 1946-1951; commissioned First lieutenant, United States Air Force, 1951; advanced through grades lieutenant colonel, United States Air Force, 1967; retired, United States Air Force, 1969; editor, The Chronicle, Milford, 1969-1978; public, The Chronicle, Milford, 1983-1991; public emeritus, The Chronicle, Milford, since 1991; public emeritus, co-owner, Kent and Sussex Shopper, Milford, 1978-1983; research director, Chesapeake Public Corporation, Elkton, Maryland., since 1991. Consultant Univac, Salt Lake City, 1969-1972.
The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.
As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.
Board of directors Delaware Community Foundation, Wilmington, 1991-1993.
Married Elaine Townsend, June 18, 1946. Children: Lynne Sarich, Dawn Kenton, Leslie.