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corporate executive

Duane Delbert Rost, American former corporate executive. Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1944; with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.

Background

Rost, Duane Delbert was born on March 13, 1921 in Hartley, Iowa, United States. Son of Alfred C. and Emma C. (Centner) Rost.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1947. Postgraduate, Harvard University Business School, 1945. Postgraduate, Yale University, 1943.

Career

With Chicopee Manufacturing Company division Johnson & Johnson, Brunswick, New Jersey, 1947-1967, vice president finance, director, 1964-1967. Vice chairman board, director Dresser Industries, Inc., Dallas, 1967-1983. Director Arkwright-Boston Manufacturers, Mutual Insurance Company, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1980.

Membership

Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1944. With United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.

Connections

Married Patricia Brooks, December 6, 1945. Children– Wendy Rost Tibbets, Mark D., Randall J.

father:
Alfred C. Rost

mother:
Emma C. (Centner) Rost

spouse:
Patricia Brooks

child:
Randall J. Rost

child:
Mark D. Rost

child:
Wendy Rost Tibbets Rost