April 28, 1944; children—Edward Joseph, 2d, Constance Hunter, 2d (Mistress James E. Bell, Junior). Joined E. J. Lavino & Company, 1906, president, director, 1926-1958, chairman of the board, 1958-1967, honorary chairman, 1967-1976. Chairman, director Lavino Shipping Company, Lavino & Company, Inc., Rogers Brown Company, Lavino Refractories Company, Balsam Gap Company.
Chairman and director of Lavship of Baltimore, Inc., Chesapeake Operating Corporation, Hampton Rds. Operating Company; director Lavino (London) Ltd., Girard Trust Corn Exchange Bank. Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company Mayor of Longport, New Jersey, 1921-1943.
President board of trustees The Lawrenceville School Trustee, Germantown Academy, Philadelphia.