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Basil Leroy Sheley, American college dean. Member American Society Engineering Education, Zeta Sigma, Pi Gamma Museum; Club: Aero of New England.


Sheley, Basil Leroy was born on July 19, 1918 in Primghar, Iowa, United States. Son of Basil and Clara (Axland) Sheley.


Bachelor of Arts, Morningside College, 1940. Master of Business Administration, Boston University, 1943.


With Interstate Tax Service, Sioux City, Iowa, 1936-1940. Teaching fellow Boston University College Business Administration, 1940-1941, registrar and assistant professor aero. administration, College Industrial Technology, 1950-1955, dean, since 1958. Chief accountant New England Aircraft School, Inc., Boston, 1941-1943, treasurer, director, 1943-1950.

Director Hopkinton Savings Bank (Massachusetts), since 1957. Director, officer Hopkinton Taxpayers Association, 1953-1956. Chairman Massachusetts aviation education committee Civil Air Patrol, 1955-1956.

Trustee Hopkinton Public Library, 1954-1961.


Member American Society Engineering Education, Zeta Sigma, Pi Gamma Museum. Club: Aero of New England.


Married Erma Grace Smith, September 7, 1940. Children: Loran LeRoy, Rickman Thomas, Christine Alaine.

Basil Sheley

Clara (Axland) Sheley

Erma Grace Smith

Loran LeRoy Sheley

Rickman Thomas Sheley

Christine Alaine Sheley