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William Homer Zimmer

William Homer Zimmer, American utilities executive. Member American Gas Annual, Edison Electric Institute, The History and Philosophical Society Ohio, A.I.M., Omicron Delta Epsilon, Sigma Iota Epsilon, Delta Sigma Pi, Delta Mu Delta, Beta Alpha Psi. Epsicopalian.; Mason (33 degree), Rotarian.

Background

  • Zimmer, William Homer was born on November 23, 1905 in Constance, Kentucky, United States. Son of William F. and Margaet (Dress) Zimmer.

  • Education

    • Student of University Cincinnati, 1922-1925, Doctor of Commercial Science (honorary), 1964. Doctor of Laws, Xavier U.

    Career

    • Various accounting positions Cincinnati Gas & Electric Company, 1920-1930, assistant treasurer, 1939-1943, assistant secretary, 1942-1957, treasurer, 1943-1958, director, 1945-1973, vice president, 1946-1957, member Executive Committee 1950-1973, executive vice president, 1957-1962, president, chief Executive officer, 1962-1970, chairman finance committee, 1957-1970, Chairman of the Board, 1970-1973. Director Union Central Life Insurance Company, Cincinnati Bangals, Inc., Central Trust Company, Eagle-Picher Company, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Reds, Inc.

    Membership

    Member American Gas Annual, Edison Electric Institute, The History and Philosophical Society Ohio, A.I.M., Omicron Delta Epsilon, Sigma Iota Epsilon, Delta Sigma Pi, Delta Mu Delta, Beta Alpha Psi. Epsicopalian.; Mason (33 degree), Rotarian. Clubs: Bankers, Queen City, Cincinnati Country, Western Hills Country, Optimists.

    Connections

    • Married Esther Krueger, November 1, 1925 (deceased).; married second Margaret Loth, April. Children: Betty Jane (Mistress.
    • father: William F. Zimmer
    • mother: Margaet (Dress) Zimmer
    • spouses: Esther Krueger
    • 2d Margaret Loth
    • child: Betty Jane (Mrs Zimmer
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    Born November 23, 1905
    Died April 1, 1973
    (aged 67)
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