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Fredric H. Corrigan Edit Profile

corporate executive

Fredric H. Corrigan was American corporate executive.

Background

Corrigan, Fredric H. was born on December 2, 1914 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States. Son of Thomas S. and Bertha (Wolff) Corrigan.

Education

Student, University Minnesota, 1933-1936.

Career

Grain merchandiser, Peavey Company, Minneapolis, 1936-1943;Grain merchandiser, Peavey Company, Duluth, Minnesota, 1946-1955;Grain merchandiser, Peavey Company, Minneapolis, 1955-1977;executive vice president, Peavey Company, 1959-1965;president, Peavey Company, 1965-1977;chief Executive officer, Peavey Company, 1968-1977;Chairman of the Board, Peavey Company, 1975-1977. President Duluth Board Trade, 1954-1955, Minneapolis Grain Exchange, 1967-1968.

Religion

The teaching of the Bible is a key in understanding the way by which a person obtains salvation.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

Membership

Board directors United Fund Minneapolis, 1967-1972, Minneapolis Young Men’s Christian Association, 1970-1978, Minneapolis Urban Coalition, 1971-1974, University Minnesota Foundation, 1976-1985, Vikings Childrens Fund, 1979-1995, Minnesota Orchestra, 1974-1980, Animal Humane Society, 1987-1995, also Western, Minnesota golf associations. Board directors Northwestern Hospital, 1975-1988, chairman, 1977-1979. Trustee Evans Scholars Foundation, 1968-1972.

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Greater Minneapolis C. of Chamber (board directors 1972-1975), Sigma Chi. Clubs: Minneapolis, Minikahda.

Desert Forest (Carefree, Arizona). Desert Mountain (Scottsdale, Arizona).

Connections

Son of and Bertha (Wolff) C. Married Mary Leslie, December 30, 1939. Children: Leslie (Mistress John G. Turner), Fredric Wolff, Nancy (Mistress Kenneth B. Woodrow).

father:
Thomas S. Corrigan

mother:
Bertha (Wolff) Corrigan

spouse:
Mary Leslie

child:
Leslie Corrigan (Mistress John G. Turner)

child:
Fredric Wolff Corrigan

child:
Nancy Corrigan (Mistress Kenneth B. Woodrow)