Senate 1963-72 (District 4); Senate 1973-74 (District 33)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
New Ulm High School; Secondary; GraduateMacalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota; B.A.; English, Summa Cum LaudeSt. Paul College of Law; LL.B.;
Four children: Westscot G.O., and Harold H.A. (sons); Lisa Anne or Ann, and Jean R. (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was a member of the Republican Party.He ran unsuccessfully for the Republican party endorsement for Minnesota Lieutenant Governor in 1970. (Minneapolis Tribune, June 27, 1974.)He died of cancer at home in northwest Rochester, Minnesota. His funeral was held at First Presbyterian Church in Rochester, Minnesota. He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery.Religion provided by his obituary.