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William Elwood Thorn

William Elwood Thorn, American health facility administrator. Decorated Bronze Star medal. Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Missouri Association Hospital Central Supply Personnel, Missouri Hospital Administrative Housekeepers Society, National Executive Housekeepers Association (certified), Elks, Member Christian Church.

Background

  • Thorn, William Elwood was born on June 27, 1936 in Duquoin, Illinois, United States. Son of Sylvan Elwood and Margaret Thorn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, McKendree College, Lebanon, Illinois, 1976. Master of Arts, Webster University, St. Louis, 1977.

    Career

    • With United States Air Force, 1956. Personnel superintendent various locations. Retired, 1976; assistant manager housekeeping MediService, Springfield, Missouri, 1976—1977.

      Business manager II, Chester Mental Health Center (Illinois), 1977—1980. Director environmental services Alexian Brothers Hospital, St. Louis, from 1980. Consultant Alexian Brothers Corporation American.

      Instructor University Missouri, St. Louis.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican Party

    Membership

    Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Missouri Association Hospital Central Supply Personnel, Missouri Hospital Administrative Housekeepers Society, National Executive Housekeepers Association (certified), Elks, Member Christian Church.

    Connections

    • Married Iris Ann Cargal, December 15, 1964. 1 child Jonathon; Married Karen Dillon, November 9, 1974. Children: Matthew, Karen.
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    Died April 29, 2001
    (aged 64)