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Richard Dean Gutzman

Richard Dean Gutzman, American pharmacist. Certified in hospital administration Herman Hospital, Houston, 59, pharmacist.


  • Gutzman, Richard Dean was born on April 2, 1932 in Leona, Kansas, United States. Son of Leo Calvin and Alice May (Cluck) Gutzman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Houston, 1959.


    • With Richlou Pharmacy, West Columbia, Texas. President Central Emergency Medical Service, since 1985. Served with United States Navy, 1950-1954.

    Major achievements

    • Certified in hospital administration Herman Hospital, Houston, 59, pharmacist.


    Denomination: Lutheran


    President board trustees West Columbia Damon Hospital District, since 1974. Mayor West Columbia, Texas, 1986—1988. State delegate Democratic Convention, 1968—1982.

    Chairman Brazoria County Local Emergency Planning Committee, West Columbia, since 1970. Member of American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Brazoria County Pharmaceutical Society, Academy General Practice, Brazoria County Pharmaceutical Association, Texas Pharmaceutical Association, American Pharmaceutical Association.



    Sailing, horseback riding, tennis.


    • Married Mary Louise Wright McGill, June 23, 1959. Children: Kenneth McGill, Richard Dean Junior, Gretchen Holly Gutzman Philmon.
    • father: Leo Calvin Gutzman
    • mother: Alice May (Cluck) Gutzman
    • spouse: Mary Louise Wright McGill
    • children: Kenneth McGill Gutzman
    • Richard Dean Junior Gutzman
    • Gretchen Holly Gutzman Philmon Gutzman
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    Born April 2, 1932
    • 1959
      University Houston
    • 1985
      president, Central Emergency Medical Service