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Manufacturing executive

Dean Ennis Madden, American manufacturing executive. Recipient Disting Service award, Decatur Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1948, Clayton Frost award, United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1949-1950, Clint Dunnagan award, 1950-1951.

Background

Madden, Dean Ennis was born on December 5, 1921 in Decatur, Illinois, United States. Son of George B. and Opal (Ennis) Madden.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Illinois, Urbana, 1943.

Career

Research engineer A. W. Cash Value Manufacturing Corporation, Decatur, 1943—1950, vice president, 1950—1960, executive vice president, 1960—1967, chairman board directors, since 1967. Co-founder Soy Capital Bank and Trust Company, since 1956, also board directors. President Fluid Controls Institute, Morristown, New Jersey, 1957—1958.

Religion

The faith should be based on the Bible, but also on reason, tradition, and personal experience.

Politics

The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.

Views

Christians with different interpretations of the Bible should be engaged in discussions about the ways the Bible can be applied to major world issues.

Membership

Vice president Norwegian American Museum, Decorah, Iowa, since 1967. Chairman Macon County Citizens for Eisenhower, 1952, 1956. Trustee University Illinois, Urbana/Chicago, 1981—1987.

Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Decatur Country Club (board directors), Sigma Alpha Epsilon (vice president 1942-1943), Pi Tau Sigma (honorary).

Connections

Married Marilynn Ann Amdal, June 4, 1944. Children: David John, Deborah Madden Williams.

father:
George B. Madden

mother:
Opal (Ennis) Madden

spouse:
Marilynn Ann Amdal

child:
David John Madden

child:
Deborah Madden Williams Madden