About My Career:
Joined the Marine Corps right out of high school.
Two tours in Vietnam. Most of the rest in
Southern California, except for four years on
recruiting duty in Indianapolis retired in 1982.
Moved to Branson, MO spent 23 years on staff at
College of the Ozarks as Direct Mail superviser
retired in 2008.
Basketball, I was a kid wrapped up in it. Able to
set school scoring record and make All-City with
the help of my teammates VanFleet, Peppo, Miller
and Lothamor. Could have been a better student.
What grade school(s) did you go to?
Burt School '47-'56
Some, no degree
Years of Service (military):
Judy is a travel consultant so we travel alot. Trying to catch up on seeing the U.S. Have an RV. Son Kevin lives in Fort Myers, FL.
States/Countries: (where have you lived?)
Spent 22 years in the Marine Corps, been to
Asia and Europe always glad to get back to the
States. Cannot put into words how proud and
grateful I am to be an American.
I have had a wonderful, blessed life. Met the love
of my life and we have been married 45 years.
I have had the privilege of serving 22 years in the
United States Marine Corps and 23 years at a
great College. Children and grandchildren still
speak to me.haha