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artist , Editor , photographer , writer

Robert Henry Rufa, American writer, editor, photographer, artist. With United States Air Force, 1961-1965.

Background

Rufa, Robert Henry was born on January 11, 1943 in Brooklyn. Son of Joseph Simon and Alma (Weinbrecht) Rufa.

Education

Graduated from the high school.

Career

Technical editor, Tele-Signal Corporation, Woodbury, New York, 1968; associate editor, Tobacco Leaf magazine, Rockville Centre, New York, 1969; member of staff, Travel magazine, Floral Park, New York, 1969-1976; managing editor, Travel magazine, 1973-1974; editor, Travel magazine, 1975-1976; artist, writer, photographer, since 1976; managing editor, The Pinehurst Outlook, 1977-1978, 88; columnist, Moore County Citizen News-Record, 1987-1988; columnist, The Pilot, 1988-1993; feature writer, The Pilot, 1990-1993; feature writer, Stringer News and Observer, Raleigh, 1990-1991; director publications, Asheville-Buncombe Discovery, Asheville, North Carolina, 1991-1992; arts & features editor, Green Line/Mountain Xpress, Asheville, North Carolina, 1992-1995; publications coordinator, We. North Carolina Alliance, Asheville, since 1996.

Membership

With United States Air Force, 1961-1965.

Connections

Married Barbara LeeJohnson, June 25, 1971 (divorced October 1980). 1 child, Eric; married Donnita Butler Dicus, June 27, 1990 (divorced August 1994).

father:
Joseph Simon Rufa

mother:
Alma (Weinbrecht) Rufa

spouses:
Barbara LeeJohnson

Donnita Butler Dicus

child:
Eric Rufa