Bachelor of Fine Arts, Syracuse University, 1951. Master of Fine Arts, Ohio University, 1952.
Art teacher Oysterponds School, Orient, New York, 1970-1985. Founding member advanced.bd. East End Arts and Humanities Council, Riverhead, New York, 1970-1980.
Demonstrating artist Arts in Southold Town, 1997.
Married John Joseph Wissemann, 1953. Children: Melanie, Christopher, Timothy.