Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Syracuse University, 1943.
Production engineer Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, 1954-1971, manager manufacturing, 1971-1977, assistant general manager, 1977-1978, general manager, 1978-1984, corporation senior vice president, from 1984. Director Rapidac Machine Corporation, Rochester, Datatape Inc., Pasadena, California, Atex, Inc., Bedford, Massachusetts.
Board directors Town of Greece Young Men's Christian Association Served to lieutenant Commander United States Maritime Service, 1944-1947. Member American Society Tool Engineers, Rochester Chamber of Commerce Clubs: Captiva Yacht (Florida).
Married Claire Block, December 15, 1946. Children– Jan Marie Kleinhans Reece, Richard K., Lynne E. Kleinhans Norton, Kathy Anne Kleinhans Keenan.