Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Alaska, 1962—1963. Master of Science in Spl Studies, Telecommunications Operations, George Washington University, 1975—1977. Master of Science in Public Administration, George Washington University, 1977—1979.
Major United States Army Signal Corps., 1965—1970. Advanced through ranks to major United States Army, retired, 1974.
Member of Military Officers Association of America (life), The American Association of Retired Persons, The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Vietnam Veterans of America.
Married Renate Ursula Faschon, July 10, 1953. Children: Sherri Elizabeth Barry, Coleen Diane Lonas, Cathleen Roberta Petr.