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Manufacturing executive

Don Robert Armacost, American manufacturing executive.

Background

Armacost, Don Robert was born on January 1, 1918 in Cincinnati. Son of Robert Shaw and Viola (Schnicke) Armcost.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Kansas City, Missouri, 1940.

Career

Vice president Armacost Motors, Kansas City, Missouri, 1946—1956. President Peterson Manufacturing Company, Grandview, 1956—1982, chairman board, from 1982. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO.

Membership

Chairman American Red Cross, Kansas City, 1969—1970. President Community Chest, 1957—1958. Director United Missouri Bank, Kansas City, Stuart Hall Company, Utilicorp United, Inc.

Member of Kansas City Chamber of Commerce (president 1971-1972), National Association Manufacturers (director 1977-1979), Truck Safety Equipment Institute (president 1966-1968), Tucson National Golf, Mission Hills Country.

Connections

Married Lucille Cahill, August 19, 1939. Children: Don Robert, Laura, Lucinda, David.

father:
Robert Shaw Armcost

mother:
Viola (Schnicke) Armcost

spouse:
Lucille Cahill

child:
Don Robert Armacost

child:
Laura Armacost

child:
Lucinda Armacost

child:
David Armacost