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Manufacturing executive

Edward Rowland Ehrhard, American manufacturing executive. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member National Electrical Manufacturers Association (chairman board governors), National Fluid Power Association, Fluid Power Institute, American Refrigeration Institute, New Jersey C. of Chamber (board directors) Clubs: Canoe Brook Country (Summit, New Jersey); Seaview Country (Abesecon, New Jersey).

Background

Ehrhard, Edward Rowland was born on September 23, 1922 in Newark. Son of Julius and Grace (Hurtt) Ehrhard.

Education

A. Mech.Engring., Newark College Engineering, 1949.

Career

With Monroe Calculating Machine Company. Division Litton Industries, Orange, New Jersey, 1941-1959, assistant chief engineer, 1957-1959. With Automatic Switch Company, Florham Park, New Jersey, 1959-1998, vice president, 1975, executive vice president New Jersey, 1976-1977, president, 1977-1984, chief executive officer, 1977-1987, chairman, 1984-1998, also dir.

Director The United States Life Insurance Company Income Fund, The United States Life Insurance Company Insurance Corporation.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member National Electrical Manufacturers Association (chairman board governors), National Fluid Power Association, Fluid Power Institute, American Refrigeration Institute, New Jersey C. of Chamber (board directors) Clubs: Canoe Brook Country (Summit, New Jersey). Seaview Country (Abesecon, New Jersey).

Connections

Married Kathryn M. Pringle, April 22, 1944. Children– Pamela Grace, Deborah Lynn.

father:
Julius Ehrhard

mother:
Grace (Hurtt) Ehrhard

spouse:
Kathryn M. Pringle

child:
Pamela Grace Ehrhard

child:
Deborah Lynn Ehrhard