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consultant , research scientist , writer

Franz Ucko, American research scientist, consultant, writer. Recipient Outstanding Service award St. Paul Community Education Advisory Council, 2001, Outstanding Service to Community award 1985-2005 for 2 Decades of Community Education, 2005. Chair citizens advanced council Hubbs Center for Continuing Learning, St. Paul, 1999. With United States Army, 1945-1947, lieutenant, 1947-1948, PTO. Presbyterian.

Background

Ucko, Franz was born on September 28, 1919 in Kattowitz, Silesia, Germany. Naturalized, 1946. Son of Arthur and Else Ucko.

Education

Degree in mechanical engineering, Technische Hochschule, Berlin, Germany, 1939.

Career

Director Research and Development Buckbee-Mears Company, St. Paul, 1949-1959. Manager microlithography Motorola Semiconductors, Phoenix, 1960-1963. Senior research scientist Control Data Corporation, Minneapolis, 1964-1986.

Research consultant Cross Technology, Minneapolis, 1987-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A New Beginning, 1993, The Story of the Photomask, Love One Another: A Story of the Extermination of an Indigenous People. Patentee in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chair citizens advanced council Hubbs Center for Continuing Learning, St. Paul, 1999. With United States Army, 1945-1947, lieutenant, 1947-1948, PTO. Presbyterian.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, lithographic jewelry making.

Connections

Married Betty Jean Eshelman, March 20, 1948 (divorced February 1993). Children: John Arthur (deceased), Marianne Elizabeth. Married Ruth Helene Holmes, July 1, 1997 (deceased October 16, 2002).

father:
Arthur Ucko

mother:
Else Ucko

spouses:
Betty Jean Eshelman

Ruth Helene Holmes

children:
John Arthur Ucko (deceased)

Marianne Elizabeth Ucko