Heide Egert-Budik- was born in Germany. The school years spent was in Hitler Regime. Live through the war and aftermath. Married to a British soldier went to England and then to America. Then my second husband is Robert. Robert- was born in Minnesota, graduated from High School and joins the army. During the Korean War, he stays in the Army for 32 years and retired as a lieutenant colonel. After us both retired we started a real estate business for 7 years and retired from that and then we travel and wrote two books. Robert died on January 21, 2011.