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Insurance company executive

Frank Elmer Cairns, American insurance company executive. Decorated Victory medal. Member of Rural Insurance Company Claims Board (president 1970-1971, secretary 1968-1969), Insurance Institute American (first coordinator Eau Claire Chapter 1968-1970), Indianhead Adjusters Association (social chairman 1968-1969, president 1969-1970, vice president 1982-1982), Retired Officers Association.

Background

Cairns, Frank Elmer was born on November 4, 1924 in Steger, Illinois, United States. Son of Frank Elmer and Leta Amanda (Blattner) Cairns.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Duke University, 1947. MF, Duke University, 1950. Diploma, Insurance Institute America, 1972.

Career

Forrester State of Wisconsin, Madison, 1950—1955. Supervisor bodily injury claims Home Indemnity, New York City, Chicago, 1955—1962. Northwest claims representative Rural Insurance Company, Madison, Wisconsin, 1962.

With Farmers Mutual Insurance, Juneau, 1974—1979. Owner Indianhead Claim Service, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, from 1979. Associate member Eau Claire County Farm Bureau, 1962—1974.

With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, advance through grades to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1946-1966.

Membership

Member of Rural Insurance Company Claims Board (president 1970-1971, secretary 1968-1969), Insurance Institute American (first coordinator Eau Claire Chapter 1968-1970), Indianhead Adjusters Association (social chairman 1968-1969, president 1969-1970, vice president 1982-1982), Retired Officers Association.

Connections

Married Gladys Marie Pfahler, September 1, 1951. Children: Gregory Bruce, Jeffrey Peter, Deborah Annual.

father:
Frank Elmer Cairns

mother:
Leta Amanda (Blattner) Cairns

spouse:
Gladys Marie Pfahler

child:
Gregory Bruce Cairns

child:
Jeffrey Peter Cairns

child:
Deborah Annual Cairns