Birthdate: September 7
Birthplace: Klenak, Yugoslavia
City of residence prior to Towne House:
Fort Wayne, IN
Education: Seven years vocational training
Profession/Employment: Sheet Metal Workers Union for 50 years, Fort Wayne Air Conditioning
Church Affiliation: St. Peters Lutheran
Special Interests: I enjoy woodworking, composing music, playing the accordion and the Fort Wayne Sports Club
Family and important people: I have my wife, Alice (Deceased), Five children including Linda, Dan, Jim, Barbara, and Sarah, 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren
About Me (world travels, exciting experiences, and proud moments): My world travels include Europe and favorite place would have to be Austria. My most exciting experience would be coming to the U.S. after living in Germany during WWII and spending seven years in a displaced persons camp in Salzburg, Austria. I am most proud of my children and their accomplishments.