Rich and Pat were married on November 25, 1961, after attending high school together for four years. They are the parents of two daughters and one son. Debbie, the oldest, and husband Craig, live in Greeley, Colorado. Rhonda lives in Wyoming. Mark and wife Tricia live in Arizona. Several grandchildren and great-grandchildren compliment the family.
Rich and Pat have attended many National, State, District, and Local Elks and DOES Conventions/Functions. Both are strong supporters of the Elks National Foundation.
Rich is a partner and General Manager in Quality Equipment & Service, Inc. This company services heavy duty trucks and diesel equipment, farm equipment, diesel powered pickups, generators and motor homes. Pat is the office manager for the company. Fourteen valued and conscientious employees help to provide Pat and Rich the opportunity to participate in the Elks and the DOES with the full involvement both bring with them.