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Wallace Clyde Scheffel

Wallace Clyde Scheffel, American plastic molding company executive. Member school board, Elmhurst, Illinois, 1961-1965. Master sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Automotive Molders for Automotive (president 1971-1976), Society Plastic Industries (vice president 1978-1980).

Background

  • Scheffel, Wallace Clyde was born on March 9, 1921 in Davenport, Iowa, United States. Son of Walter V. and Laura E. (Bienke) Scheffel.

  • Education

    • Degree in Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1947.

    Career

    • Industrial engineer American Steel Foundries, Hammond, Indiana, 1946-1949. Chief industrial engineer Combustion Engineering, East Chicago, 1949-1954. Plant manager, general manager Dormeyer Industries, Chicago, 1954-1965.

      President, Chief Executive Officer Eagle-Picher, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1965-1986. President Scheffel-Weaver & Associates, 1986-1992. President East Division Molded Fiber Glass Companies, Union City, Pennsylvania, since 1993.

      Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Member school board, Elmhurst, Illinois, 1961-1965. Master sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Automotive Molders for Automotive (president 1971-1976), Society Plastic Industries (vice president 1978-1980).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy J. Sullivan, April 25, 1922. Chlidren: Sandra L., Randa L., Tim W., Gregory W.
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    Born March 9, 1921
    • 1947
      Purdue University
    • 1946 - 1949
      Industrial engineer, American Steel Foundries
      Hammond, Louisiana, United States
    • 1949 - 1954
      chief industrial engineer, Combustion Engineering
      East Chicago, Indiana, United States
    • 1954 - 1965
      plant manager, Dormeyer Industries
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1954 - 1965
      general manager, Dormeyer Industries
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1965 - 1986
      president, Eagle-Picher
      Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
    • 1965 - 1986
      Chief Executive Officer, Eagle-Picher
      Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
    • 1986 - 1992
      president, Scheffel-Weaver & Associates
    • 1993
      president, East Division Molded Fiber Glass Companies
      Union City, California, United States
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