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Edgar Leonard Sundberg

Edgar Leonard Sundberg, American land management executive, manufacturing executive.

Background

  • Sundberg, Edgar Leonard was born on May 30, 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Mattias Algot and Ruth (Nystrom) Sundberg.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, New England School Art, 1946.

    Career

    • Assistant chief clerk Singer Sewing Machine Company, Boston, 1939-1941, 46. Sales engineer Coast Pro-Seal & Manufacturing Company, Los Angeles, 1947-1952. Founder, partner Deccofelt Products Company, Glendora, California, 1952-1963.

      President, chief executive officer, chairman board directors Deccofelt Corporation, 1963-1981. President Dazey Manufacturing Corporation, 1963-1975. President, chief executive officer Sundberg Management Corporation, Seal Beach, California, from 1981.

      Co-partner Casa del Norte Apartments, La Habra, from 1987. Limited partner Sun-State Corporation, Burbank, from 1988. Consultant manufacturing Deccofelt Corporation, Glendora, since 1982.

    Politics

    When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

    Membership

    Founder Bob Hope Cultural Center for the Arts, Palm Desert, California, since 1987. Trustee Glendora Methodist Church, 1970-1973, Long Beach (California) Methodist Church, 1982-1984. Member Kona (Hawaii) Center Union Church, Palm Desert Presbyterian Church Sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1942-1945, PTO. Member Marina del Ray Chamber of Commerce (director 1974), United States Navy League (life), American Legion Desert Horizons Country Club (current board directors), California Yacht Club (commodore 1973), Transpacific Yacht Club, Southern California Yacht Association (bd directors 1974), Huntington Harbour Yacht Club (board directors 1979-1980), Association Santa Monica Bay Yacht Club (board directors 1975), Rotary (internat director 1980).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, jogging, art, tennis, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Olive Kinsman, February 19, 1944. Children: Richard Lee, Heidi Lynn.
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    Died August 7, 2008
    (aged 88)
    • 1946
      New England School Art
    • 1939 - 1941
      Assistant, chief clerk Singer Sewing Machine Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1947 - 1952
      sales engineer, Coast Pro-Seal & Manufacturing Company
    • 1963 - 1981
      president, board directors Deccofelt Corporation
    • 1963 - 1981
      chief executive, board directors Deccofelt Corporation
    • 1963 - 1981
      chairman, board directors Deccofelt Corporation
    • 1963 - 1975
      president, Dazey Manufacturing Corporation
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