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Frederick Lewis Wehr

life insurance executive.

Frederick Lewis Wehr, American life insurance executive. member Vol. Council on Equal Opportunity, Baltimore County Revenue; member board Eudowood Hospital at Johns Hopkins; Member American Life Convention (vice president, Executive Committee), Chamber of Commerce Metropolitan Baltimore (director, past president), Delta Phi.

Background

Wehr, Frederick Lewis was born on July 5, 1902 in Baltimore. Son of William Frederick and Bertha May (Lewis) Wehr.

Education

Student Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, 1917-1921, Wharton School Finance and Business Administrn., University of Pennsylvania, 1921-1923.

Career

Secretary Union Trust Company Maryland, 1926-1934. With Monumental Life Insurance Company, Baltimore, 1934-1975, successively assistant secretary secretary, vice president, executive vice president, 1953-1960, president, 1960-1975, Chairman of the Board, 1962-1975, chief Executive officer, 1964-1975, chairman of the executive committee, 1967-1975, also director. Director Monumental Corporation, Title Guarantee Company, First National Bank Maryland, Monumental Life Insurance Company, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company, Baltimore Equitable Society Chairman Joint fund committee United Appeal Central Maryland.

Chairman Baltimore chapter American Red Cross. Member Vol. Council on Equal Opportunity, Baltimore County Revenue Authority. Trustee emeritus Goucher College.

Past president of the board of trustees Children’s Hospital, Baltimore. Member board Eudowood Hospital at Johns Hopkins. Past member regional board National Conference of Christians and Jews.

Sponsor Radio Free Europe.

Membership

Member Vol. Council on Equal Opportunity, Baltimore County Revenue. Member board Eudowood Hospital at Johns Hopkins. Member American Life Convention (vice president, Executive Committee), Chamber of Commerce Metropolitan Baltimore (director, past president), Delta Phi.

Clubs: Elkridge, Maryland, Bachelor’s Cotilion, Rehoboth Beach Country.

Connections

Married Nancy de Wolf Theobald, October 21, 1924. Children: Frederick T., Nancy de Wolf (Mistress.

father:
William Frederick Wehr

mother:
Bertha May (Lewis) Wehr

spouse:
Nancy de Wolf Theobald

children:
Frederick T. Wehr

Nancy de Wolf (Mrs Wehr