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VENTO, Bruce Frank, a Representative from Minnesota; born in St. Paul, Ramsey County,
Minn., October 7, 1940; attended the public schools of St. Paul; attended St.
Thomas College, St. Paul, 1958-1959; A.A., University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, 1961; B.S., Wisconsin State University, River Falls, 1965;
graduate studies, University of Minnesota, 1966; taught in Minneapolis, Minn.,
public schools, 1965-1976; served in Minnesota house of representatives,
1971-1976; elected as a Democrat-Farmer-Labor candidate to the Ninety-fifth and
to the eleven succeeding Congresses; was not a candidate for reelection to the
One Hundred Seventh Congress; served from January 3, 1977, until his death in
St. Paul, Minn., on October 10, 2000; interment in Forest Lawn Memorial Park,
Maplewood, Ramsey County, Minn.