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Interior design executive

James Owen Reilly, American interior design executive. Board member School District #62, Des Plaines, 1968-1974; president Des Plaines Merchants Association, 1980-1986. With United States Navy, 1942-1946. Member Elks.

Background

Reilly, James Owen was born on April 26, 1925 in Des Moines. Son of Walter Eugene and Minne Mae (Owen) Reilly.

Education

Bachelor, Drake University, 1948. Master in Foreign Trade, American Institute Foreign Trade, Phoenix, 1949.

Career

Vice president Cowles Company, Des Moines, 1950-1960. President Prairie Lee Company, Inc., Des Plaines, Illinois, 1961-1999. Associate public Popular Communications, Hicksville, New York, 1980-1984.

Membership

Board member School District #62, Des Plaines, 1968-1974. President Des Plaines Merchants Association, 1980-1986. With United States Navy, 1942-1946.

Member Elks.

Connections

Married Joan Bond, June 18, 1948. Children: John, Ann, Thomas.

father:
Walter Eugene Reilly

mother:
Minne Mae (Owen) Reilly

spouse:
Joan Bond

child:
John Reilly

child:
Ann Reilly

child:
Thomas Reilly