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Lawyer , cutting chain manufacturing executive

Donald John Griswold was American cutting chain manufacturing executive, lawyer. Bar: Oregon 1951. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1941-1945. Member Oregon Bar Association Clubs: Lake Oswego Country, Masons.

Background

Griswold, Donald John was born on June 28, 1919 in Lebanon, Ohio, United States. Son of Ray Clarence and Bertha Ellen (Garrison) Griswold.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Oregon, 1949. Bachelor of Laws, University Oregon, 1951.

Career

With M.H. Keelar (public accounting), Lebanon, 1946-1947. Attorney general State of Oregon, 1952-1958. Partner firm Pattullo, Gleason, Griswold & Hinson, Portland, Oregon, 1959-1967.

With Omark Industries, Inc., since 1967, vice president, secretary, general counsel, 1973-1985. Retired, 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Oregon 1951.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

Christians should be dedicated to the holy responsibility and privilege of loving people of all races and ethnicities in religious communities.

Views

Holiness is not just about personal spirituality and prayer. It will also be expressed through a commitment to social justice and to enabling other people to become followers of Jesus.

Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1941-1945. Member Oregon Bar Association Clubs: Lake Oswego Country, Masons.

Connections

Married Betsy Alana Siegle, December 7, 1945. Children: G. Scott, Bruce Curtis, Ann Elizabeth.

father:
Ray Clarence Griswold

mother:
Bertha Ellen (Garrison) Griswold

spouse:
Betsy Alana Siegle

child:
G. Scott Griswold

child:
Bruce Curtis Griswold

child:
Ann Elizabeth Griswold