Senate 1971-72 (District 21); Senate 1973-74 (District 19); Senate 1977-80 (District 19)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Anoka, Chisago, Hennepin, Isanti
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Reported Minority: None Reported
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Occupation (when first elected):
North Branch High School; Secondary; Graduate
University of Minnesota; D.D.S.; 1959
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Army (Dental Corps, Captain);
1959 to 1961
Patsy Ann Young (married on June 30, 1957)
Three children: Jeffrey, Brent, and Patrick (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Special Legislative Concerns: finance, energy, housing, education.
He was a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.
Religion provided by the Catholic Bulletin, 3/21/1975.
"His contributions include authoring the bill bringing the Saint Croix Wild River State Park into existence." (Star Tribune obituary, January 10, 2014)
His funeral was held at Swanson Chapel at Boutwells Landing in Oak Park Heights, Minnesota on January 13, 2014.