I was born in Muskegon Mi, Dec. 1942. Most of my childhood was spent in the Whitehall, Mi area. I went to Whitehall High School until Sept. 1959. I joined the U.S. Army in Dec of 1959. I served in the U.S. Army 20+ years, retiring in 1984, with a 4 year break in service. I still have family in Michigan, but I now live in League City, Texas (Houston -Galveston) area. After retiring from the Army, I worked in the security field for 5 year in Houston. After that I was a self employed for 15 years. I am currently retired.