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Lawyer , Insurance company executive

Charles William Kappes, American insurance company executive, lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1937. Decorated Bronze Star.

Background

Kappes, Charles William was born on July 5, 1912 in Union Hill, New Jersey, United States. Son of Charles William and Erna (Braunston) Kappes.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1933. Postgraduate, American Academy, Rome, 1934. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1937.

Career

Since practiced in, Newark. Associate, then partner Riker, Emery & Danzig, 1939-1950. Assistant counsel Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Company, 1950, associate counsel, 1951-1960, counsel, 1960-1964, vice president, counsel, 1964-1972, senior vice president, general counsel, 1972-1974.

Achievements

  • Bar: New Jersey 1937.

Membership

President Youth Consultation Service, Newark, 1949-1956, Newark Council Social Agencies, 1954-1955. Chairman Planning Board, Ridgewood, 1955-1963. President Hospital and Health Council Newark and Vicinity, 1962.

Member Board Education, Ridgewood, 1963-1970, president, 1967-1970. Chancellor Diocese Newark. Senior warden Church of the Holy Spirit, Orleans, Massachusetts, 1979-1984.

President, board managers State Home For Boys, Jamesburg, 1958. Trustee Health Facilites Planning Council Metropolitan New Jersey. Member Newark Fiscal Advisory Board Served to colonel Field Artillery Army of the United States, 1940-1945, China.

Member Association Life Insurance Counsel (past president), National Conference Lawyers and Life Insurance Companies (past chairman).

Connections

Married Nancy Jean Macfarlan, November 29, 1941. Children: Prudence (Mistress Clark Taylor Montgomery), Leslie, Judith, Robert Addison.

father:
Charles William Kappes

mother:
Erna (Braunston) Kappes

spouse:
Nancy Jean Macfarlan

child:
Prudence Kappes (Mistress Clark Taylor Montgomery)

child:
Leslie Kappes

child:
Judith Kappes

child:
Robert Addison Kappes