Married: Carol Gilbert of Elgin, Illinois July 11, 1941. (U. of Colorado '39) Children: Mary Ann (U. of Wisconsin-Madison '70); Martha (Smith '74). Grandchildren: Joel Carter (8) and Hannah Carter (3 1/2).
Military Service: World War II: Lt. USNR 1942- 1945. Destroyer duty Atlantic-Mediterranean Theatre.
Business: 1940-1941 Union National Bank & Trust Co. of Joliet, Joliet, IL. 1945-1985, The First National Bank of Elgin, Elgin, IL. 1986-1988 FNW Bancorp, Elgin, IL.
Civic Activities: YMCA Trustee, United Way Treasurer & Director, St. Joseph's Hospital Advisory Board, Kane County Board of Supervisors Advisory Committee.
Social Activities: Lake Geneva Yacht Club, Elgin Country Club, Racine Yacht Club, Elks, Local Audubon Society Chapter.
Hobbies and Sports: Sailing, Canoeing, Photography, Cross Country Skiing, Fishing, Canoe Camping.
Interests: Environmental Protection, Foreign Travel, Population explosion limitation.
Currently: Retired, spend summers at Lake Geneva, WS, winters at Ft. Myers Beach, FL and in between travel in U.S., Canada and foreign countries.