He died March 16, 2014, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.
He was born April 14, 1927. He married Gloria Nelsen on March 16. 1957.
He served in the military during World War II and the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife; son, Gregg (Sally) Osborne; and granddaughter, Samantha, Pittsburgh, Pa. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Anne Elizabeth, in 1995.