House 1995-2002 (District 55A)
Party when first elected: Independent Republican
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
White Bear Lake
Occupation (when first elected):
High School Social Psychology Teacher, White Bear Lake High School
St. Catherine's High School, Racine, Wisconsin; Secondary; 1958
Loras College, Iowa; B.A.; Political Science
Winona State University; M.S.; Education
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
White Bear Lake, Minnesota (Planning Commission);
01/1986 to 19??
White Bear Lake, Minnesota (City Council, First Appointed to Fill Out an Unexpired Term, Then Elected in 1990);
11/1989 to 199?
White Bear Lake, Minnesota (City Mayor);
03/1991 to 199?
Minnesota Department of Economic Security;
01/2003 to 07/2003
Susan Theobold (she died in 1975, before he served); Geri Van Bree Arnold (while in office)
Seven children (Andrea, Jim, Jon, and Jane with his first wife; three stepchildren: Mike, Shelley, and Lisa from his second wife)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He taught social studies for 36 years and coached football for 25 years in White Bear Lake, Minnesota.
His funeral was held at St. Richard's Church in Racine, Wisconsin on August 13, 2018.