Summary: retired chief deputy firefighter in the Berkeley Fire Department and U.S. Army veteran who pursued a career later in life as a stage, television, and film actor, in which he landed a supporting role as Oscar Beasley in the Francis Ford Coppola fact-based movie Tucker: The Man & His Dream (1988), who became a presence on the San Francisco-area theater scene, where he played Alfred Doolittle in five separate productions of My Fair Lady and later dabbled in the short-lived TV show Midnight Caller before making his feature film debut.
Cause of Death: Injuries suffered in a golf-cart accident
Born: February 11, 1929
Died: November 30, 2008
Location: Walnut Creek, California