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Communications executive

Henry James Behre, American communications executive.

Background

Behre, Henry James was born on August 24, 1922 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Son of Henry James and Winifred Grace (Rider) Behre.

Education

Student, Drew U., 1940-1942, 45-46.

Career

Manager sales, Station WKIP, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1946-1951;assistant general manager, Station WMTR, Morristown, New Jersey, 1951-1961;president, owner, manager, Station WERA, Plainfield, New Jersey, since 1961. President Tri-County Broadcasting Corporation, since 1956, All State CableVision Inc., 1966-1979.

Membership

Member planning board Harding Township, New Jersey, 1957-1960. Board directors American Red Cross, Plainfield, New Jersey, 1965-1968, United Way, North Plainfield, New Jersey, 1968-1971. Board governors Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center, since 1989.

Lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Member New Jersey Broadcasters Association (president 1968-1970), Center Jersey C. of Chamber (board directors since 1963, president 1979-1980), Kiwanis (vice president 1953-1957). Lodges: Kiwanis (vice president 1953-1957).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, boating.

Connections

Married Dulcie Williams, September 16, 1946 (divorced 1965). Children: Eric James, Scott Alan, Michael Lloyd. Married Joyce Franklin Watter, May 25, 1974.

father:
Henry James Behre

mother:
Winifred Grace (Rider) Behre

spouses:
Dulcie Williams

Joyce Franklin Watter

children:
Eric James Behre

Scott Alan Behre

Michael Lloyd Behre