ree times as representative of the State Central Committee and was a member of the First and Fourth District Congressional Committees. He served on the Rules Committee for numerous Democratic conventions and was the Johnson County Coordinator for Gore 200. He was a delegate to the National Convention. Survivors include his partner, Ralph Bradshaw, of Iowa City; three sisters, Fran Hallgren and her husband, Bruce, of Fort Dodge; Jean Corrigan, of Waukee; Paroda Deitch, of Sinton, Texas; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Betty, and a brother, James.