House 1969-72 (District 33A); House 1973-82 (District 43A); House 1983-84 (District 48A)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Date of Birth:
Mountain Lake, Minnesota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Mountain Lake High School; Secondary;
Officer Candidate School; Postsecondary; Military School
Officer Candidates Course; Postsecondary; Military School
Atomic Warfare Course; Postsecondary; Military School
University of Minnesota; B.A.; Economics and Personnel Psychology, late 1940s
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Minnesota Governor's Commission for Employment of the Handicapped;
19?? to 19??
United States Army and Reserve (World War II, Battle of the Bulge, 43 Months; Korea, 2 Years; 6 Years Active Duty, 17 Years Reserve Duty, Infantry Officer, Major);
194? to 19??
Donna Mae Peterson (married on September 5, 1948)
Three children: Nancy and Barbara (daughters); Thomas (son)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He moved to Green Valley, Arizona in 1986.
He was a member of the Republican Party.
His funeral was held at Desert Hills Lutheran Church in Green Valley, Arizona. He was buried at Green Valley Mortuary in Arizona.
Religion provided by the Catholic Bulletin, 3/21/1975.