Avon Lake, Ohio 44012
Stevens High - 1957 - 1961
Kimball Union - 1961 - 1962
University of Vermont 1962- 1966 Major: History Minor: Political Science
(Inducted into the University of Vermont Athletic Hall of Fame -1986)
Drafted into the Army -December 1966-1968
Stations: Fort Dix - reception center, Fort Knox - basic training
Fort Gordon - Military Police training
Lackland Air Base - Sentry Dog Training
Fort Wainwright, Alaska - Missile site security
Married : July 1967, to Mary Jeffery, met at the University of Vermont. She is from Palmyra, NY a small town east of Rochester, NY, taught 7th grade Language Arts for 10 yrs prior to retiring 2 yrs ago.
Andrew, 35 yrs, married with 3 children (2 boys & 1 girl) and one on the way in September, works for Lear Romec (Elyria, Ohio) a Division of Crane Industries, as a Manager of Operations; Bowling Green University graduate, lives in Avon Lake, Ohio.
Matthew, 33 yrs, Elementary Music Teacher in Lakewood, Oh, 10 years, single; Bowling Green University graduate, lives in Avon Lake, Ohio.
David, 30 yrs, married and expecting 1st child in June, Director of Media Relations for the Cleveland Clinic Hospital system formerly he worked for the Mayor of Cleveland as the press secretary; John Carroll University graduate, lives in Cleveland, Ohio.
Peter, 28 yrs, married and expecting 1st child in March, a financial analyst for "The Limited" ( Victoria Secret, The Limited, Bath & Body, Limited Express), lives in Columbus, Ohio, Bowling Green University graduate.
My Work Experience:
Union Carbide Battery Products Division - Red Oak, Iowa - production supervisor - August 1966
St. Albans, VT- production supervisor - January 1969 - 1974
Fremont, OH -General Foreman production 1975 -1980
Rocky River, OH Westlake, OH- Purchasing Manager 1980 - 1998
Retired January 1998
Note: Union Carbide Battery Product Division was purchased by Ralston Purina in 1985.
We have lived in Avon Lake, Ohio for the past 26 years. Avon Lake is a city of approximately 19,000 people and is 1 7 miles west of Cleveland, Ohio. The boys all went through the Avon Lake school system.
I have been active in coaching baseball, basketball, football along with various church activities. After retirement I coached 8th grade girls basketball and middle school softball.