House 1975-76 (District 14A)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Carlton, Chisago, Pine, St. Louis
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Carpenter/Former Industrial Education Teacher, 1965-1970
Robbinsdale High School; Secondary; Graduate, 1955
Minneapolis Vocational School; Vocational-Technical School; Carpentry Apprenticeship
Stout University; B.S.; Industrial Education, 1965
Bethel Seminary; Attended Graduate School; 2003-2004
Stout University; M.S.; Vocational Education, 1968
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Army Reserves (Germany);
1956 to 1959
Five children: Connie, Sherri, Cary, Terri, and Mary
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was of Swedish ancestry.
He ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party endorsement for the Minnesota Senate in the 1976 primary election. He lost to Florian Chmielewski.
He died at the Veterans Administration Hospital. His funeral was held at Calvary Baptist Church in Roseville, Minnesota. He was buried in Crystal Lake Cemetery.
Religion provided by his obituary.