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Orlady Paul Decker

Orlady Paul Decker, American banker. Decorated Legion of Merit. Served from major to colonel, Army of the United States, 1942-1945.; Member Phi Beta Kappa, Lambda Chi Alpha.

Background

  • Decker, Orlady Paul was born on March 20, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of O. P. and Mathilda K. (Froehlinger) Decker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy Chicago, 1927.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Arabella M. With S. W. Straus & Company, 1927-1928. Treasurer Wolff Company, 1928-1930. With American National Bank & Trust Company, 1930-1956, chairman investment committee, 1952-1956.

      President, director National Boulevard Bank Chicago, since 1956. Director H. L. Green Company, F. M. Hubbell Son & Company (Des Moines, Iowa), Glencoe National Bank (Illinois), B. G. Foods, Inc., C.&N.-W. Railway, Chicago, Minneapolis, St. Paul & Omaha Railway, Consolidated Foods Corporation (all Chicago), John Morrell & Company (Ottumwa, Iowa). Trustee Thompson Trust, Des Moines.

    Membership

    Served from major to colonel, Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Lambda Chi Alpha. Clubs: Chicago, Attic, Casino Racquet (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Alice C. Thompson, January 6, 1936.
    • father: O. P. Decker
    • mother: Mathilda K. (Froehlinger) Decker
    • spouse: Alice C. Thompson
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    Born March 20, 1903
    Died August 15, 1962
    (aged 59)
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