Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1944. Master of Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1954. Doctor of Engineering (honorary)., Milwaukee School Engineering, 1975.
Assistant chief inspector Soreng Manegold Corporation, Chicago, 1939-1945. Research and Development engineer Stewart Warner Corporation, 1946-1954. Vice president, technical director Parker Hannifin Corporation, Cleveland, 1954-1987.
Member visiting committee engineering school Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1984-1995. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1945-1946, PTO. Fellow Society Automotive Engineers (technical board 1982-1986). Member United States Power Squadron (pilot, lieutenant), Bent Tree Country Club.
Married Sylvia Albina Koral, October 3, 1945. Children: John, Donald.