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corporation executive , religious association official.

David Berryhill Cassat, corporation executive, religious association official.

Background

Cassat, David Berryhill was born on January 25, 1894 in Vail, Iowa, United States. Son of David Williams and Lillian (Berryhill) Cassat.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Parsons College, 1916, Doctor of Laws, 1955.

Career

With Interstate Finance Corporation, Dubuque, Iowa, 1925-1967, president, 1935-1961, chairman, 1961-1967. Chairman of the Board, director Sunrise Golf Development Corporation, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Public Utilities Corporation, Uniflow Gas Corporation (both Sunrise Golf Village, Florida). Past president, director.

Membership

Member City Council Sunrise Golf Village, 1961-1967. Voting delegate World Council Churches, Evanston Assembly, 1954. Member planning and function committee Iowa Council Churches, 1968-1982.

Past president Dubuque Community Chest. Member Iowa Coordinating Council on Education Beyond High School, 1967-1982. Life board directors U. Dubuque.

Served as Second lieutenant, infantry United States Army, World War I. Member American Finance Conference (president 1936-1937, past chairman of the executive, pub relations consultant), American Industrial Bankers Association (life honorary director, life honorary. Member executive com), National Council Presbyterian Men (president 1954-1955).

Rotarian (past president Dubuque).

Connections

Married Ruth Boleyn Lyon, April. Children: George Lyon, Jean Boleyn (Mistress.

father:
David Williams Cassat

mother:
Lillian (Berryhill) Cassat

spouse:
Ruth Boleyn Lyon

child:
George Lyon Cassat

child:
Jean Boleyn (Mrs Cassat