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Rita Bernstein Weisler

Rita Bernstein Weisler, American beer distributing company executive. Recipient Full Line Doctor award, Miller Brewing Company, 1979-1980, Miller Master award, 1982, 1984. Member of American Association of University Women (board directors Salisbury chapter 1964-1965), Rowan County Beer Wholesalers Association (chairman 1982-1984), National Beer Wholesalers Association, North Carolina Beer Wholesalers Association (board directors 1973-1977).

Background

  • Weisler, Rita Bernstein was born on December 22, 1926 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of David Weisler and Bella (Rephan) Bernstein Weisler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1947.

    Career

    • Social worker New York Hospital, New York City, 1947—1949. Vice president Rowan Distributing Company, Salisbury, North Carolina, 1960—1966, president, from 1966, Parent-Teachers Association Frank B. John School, 1963—1964. Fundraiser Rowan County Heart Association, 1967—1972, American College of Surgeons, 1973—1974, United Way Rowan County, 1980—1985, United Arts Council Rowan County, 1984.

      Active sisterhood Temple Israel, Salisbury.

    Membership

    Member of American Association of University Women (board directors Salisbury chapter 1964-1965), Rowan County Beer Wholesalers Association (chairman 1982-1984), National Beer Wholesalers Association, North Carolina Beer Wholesalers Association (board directors 1973-1977).

    Personality

    Interests

    White-water rafting, interior decorating.

    Connections

    • Married Irving Aaron Weisler, October 23, 1949 (deceased May 1966). Children: Richard Harry, Ann, Paul Douglas.
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    Died January 31, 2001
    (aged 74)
    • 1947
      University North Carolina
    • 1947 - 1949
      Social worker, New York Hospital
    • 1960 - 1966
      vice president, Rowan Distributing Company
      Salisbury, Maryland, United States
    • 1967 - 1972
      fundraiser Rowan County Heart Association
    • 1973 - 1974
      fundraiser Rowan County Heart Association
    • 1980 - 1985
      fundraiser Rowan County Heart Association
    • 1984
      fundraiser Rowan County Heart Association