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John Howard Weaver

John Howard Weaver, American manufacturing executive.


  • Weaver, John Howard was born on February 20, 1921 in New York City. Son of Ernest Witwer and Anne (Spence) Weaver.

  • Education

    • BME, University Toledo, 1943.


    • Inspector Surface Combustion, Toledo, 1939—1940. Furnace technician Owens-Corning Fiberglas, Newark, 1946—1951. President Fyrepel Products, Inc., since 1951.

      Second lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.


    President Ohio Easter Seal Society, Columbus, 1974-1976, Licking County council Boy Scouts American, 1975-1977. Member United States Chamber of Commerce, Newark Area Chamber of Commerce, president 1966, Ohio Chamber of Commerce, vice president 1970-1974. Member of Fire Prevention Association, Industrial Safety Equipment Association, National Safety Council, Rotary Club (president Newark 1965-1966).


    • Married Marjorie Rankin, September 27, 1952. Children: Anne, John Charles, Martha.
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    Born February 20, 1921
    • 1943
      University Toledo
    • 1939 - 1940
      Inspector Surface Combustion
      Toledo, Belize
    • 1946 - 1951
      furnace technician Owens-Corning Fiberglas
      Newark, Ohio, United States
    • 1951
      president, Fyrepel Products