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Mechanical engineer

Edgar Christian Kolb, American mechanical engineer. Named Boss of Year Freeport Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1985. Served to staff sergeant United States Army Reserve.

Background

Kolb, Edgar Christian was born on May 3, 1937 in Lebanon, Illinois, United States. Son of Edgar J. and Aurelia E. (Karch) Kolb.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Indiana Institute of Technology, 1958.

Career

Engineer Phelps Dodge, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1959-1961. Associate engineer, project engineer Micro Switch, Freeport, Illinois, 1961-1966, senior and principal engineer, 1967-1972, product design supervisor, 1973-1976, project manager, 1976-1984, engineering manager, since 1984. Senior design engineer General Electric Company, Bloomington, 1966-1967.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee multi-position rotary actuating mechanism, 1970, adjustable mechanism for control devices, 1976.

Membership

Served to staff sergeant United States Army Reserve.

Connections

Married Darlene Marlowe Mitchell. November 26, 1960; children: Wesley Roy, Christina Julene.

father:
Edgar J. Kolb

mother:
Aurelia E. (Karch) Kolb

spouse:
Darlene Marlowe Mitchell

children:
Wesley Roy Kolb

Christina Julene Kolb