Bachelor, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1953; Master of Divinity, Moravian Theological Seminary, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1956.
Pastor, Hebron Moravian Church, Altura, Minnesota, 1956-1959; Pastor, Third Moravian Church, Philadelphia, 1959-1963; Pastor, Edgeboro Moravian Church, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1963-1972; Pastor, Emmaus (Pennsylvania) Moravian Church, 1972-1993; retired, 1993.
Long range volunteer planning committee Borough of Emmaus, 1980-1983. Pennsylvania consumer advocate Cn. Advisory Board, Emmaus.
Interim pastor Grace Moravian Church, Center Valley, Pennsylvania, since 1997. Member Society for Promotion of Gospel (vice president since 1984), Moravian History Society (vice president since 1970, board directors 1964), Widow Society Bethlehem (board directors since 1995), Emmaus Area Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1975-1993), Masons (32nd degree).
Married Joan Berrel Clewell, June 3, 1956. Children: Jan Edythe, Bobbi Beth, Jay Robert.