Born 10/16/1946 in Detroit, MI. 5th of 6 children (baby for 7 years). Raised in SouthWest Detroit. Attended Our Lady Gate Of Heaven school for 8 years, St. Cecilia High School for 2 years and Cooley High for 2 years. Married in 1968 and had 4 children (3 boys & 1 girl--in that order). Moved to VA in 1985. Husband passed away in 1996 (age 53). Return to MI. Worked in the Health Care industry in the office at 4 different facilities (Receptionist, Central Supply, Purchasing Mgr, Human Resource & Payroll.. Worked as secretary in a Baptist Church in VA. Worked in Auditing at Hudson's Main Store in 1965-66. Retired 2009.