After being discharged from the U.S. Army he started a construction business and built homes until 1982.
He then started putting on motor sports events, building his own pulling trucks, mud bogger and two monster trucks with a lot of help from his friends.
Next came a small trucking company which he continued with until the end, working the last 10 years at Calaway Trading in St. Helens.
All of this, while also coaching his wife in powerlifting for 35 years. He had a full life.
Please note: Mass and celebration have been canceled and will be held at a later date.