velopment, retiring in 1986. He was active in the development of the Muscatine Arboretum after his retirement. He served the Seventh-day Adventist Church for many years as an Elder. Survivors include his wife, Mary Lynn; a daughter, Anne Lesnet and her husband, Scott, of Muscatine; and a grandchild, Ian Lesnet, of Honolulu, Hawaii. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Marie Thompson, of Cheadle Hulme, England.