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mechanical engineer

Franklin Alexander Rockwood, American Mechanical engineer. Avocations: vocal, piano, organ, tennis, golf. M C. Secretary Planning Commission, Zionsville, Indiana, chairman Board Zoning Appeals, 1980-1983. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

Rockwood, Franklin Alexander was born on June 2, 1936 in Elyria, Ohio, United States. Son of Frank and Thelma (Scott) Rockwood.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, 1958. Master of Business Administration, Indiana University, 1985.

Career

Mechanic engineer, E.W. Bliss Company, Canton, Ohio., 1958-1960; mechanic engineer, Arthur G. McKee and Company, Cleveland, 1960-1961; manager engineering, General Motors, Indianapolis, 1961-1993; manager manufacturing and quality engineering, Allison Engine Company, Indianapolis, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: vocal, piano, organ, tennis, golf. M C.

Membership

Secretary Planning Commission, Zionsville, Indiana, chairman Board Zoning Appeals, 1980-1983. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Vocal, piano, organ, tennis, golf.

Connections

Married Barbara Anne Rockwood, June 7, 1958. Children: Janet, Kimberely Rockwood Wannemacher, Karen Rockwood Ross.

father:
Frank Rockwood

mother:
Thelma (Scott) Rockwood

spouse:
Barbara Anne Rockwood

child:
Kimberely Rockwood Wannemacher Rockwood

child:
Karen Rockwood Ross Rockwood

child:
Janet Rockwood