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printer , Publishing company executive

Jacob Rupp Esser, American printer, publishing company executive. Advisory board Meridian Bancorp Berks County; president Torch Club of Reading, 1969—1970; board member Good Shepherd Home, Allentown, from 1960; retired Council member Hawk Mount Council Boy Scouts American, Reading, from 1970; Member of Carnegie-Mellon University Printers Alumni (president 1965), Rotary (president Kutztown 1956-1957), Berkshire Country Club, Masons.

Background

Esser, Jacob Rupp was born on July 11, 1917 in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Hillegass and Ruth Mae (Rupp) Esser.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1939.

Career

Secretary Kutztown Public Company, Pennsylvania, 1945—1959, president, 1959—1983, chairman board, from 1983. Major United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, South Pacific.

Membership

Advisory board Meridian Bancorp Berks County. President Torch Club of Reading, 1969—1970. Board member Good Shepherd Home, Allentown, from 1960.

Retired Council member Hawk Mount Council Boy Scouts American, Reading, from 1970. Member of Carnegie-Mellon University Printers Alumni (president 1965), Rotary (president Kutztown 1956-1957), Berkshire Country Club, Masons.

Connections

Married Jeanne Catherine Kurtz, April 26, 1947. Children: Charles K., Stephen J., David K., Louisa J.

father:
Charles Hillegass Esser

mother:
Ruth Mae (Rupp) Esser

spouse:
Jeanne Catherine Kurtz

child:
Charles K. Esser

child:
Stephen J. Esser

child:
David K. Esser

child:
Louisa J. Esser