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Water treatment company executive

John Anthony Gavin, American water treatment company executive. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award De Paul University, 1985. Trustee De Paul University; board directors Evanston Hosp, American Cancer Society, Peacock Camp for Crippled Children. Member American Management Association, Conference Board Roman Caths., Executive Club, N. Shore Country Club.

Background

Gavin, John Anthony was born on September 25, 1916 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, De Paul University.

Career

With, Culligan International Company, Northbrook, Illinois, 1945-1985;accountant, purchasing agent, Culligan International Company, Northbrook, Illinoisproduction manager worldwide, Culligan International Company, Northbrook, Illinois, 1960;president, Culligan International Company, Northbrook, Illinois, 1973-1977;chairman, chief Executive officer, Culligan International Company, Northbrook, Illinois, 1977-1982;chairman emeritus, Culligan International Company, Northbrook, Illinois, 1985.

Membership

Trustee De Paul University. Board directors Evanston Hosp, American Cancer Society, Peacock Camp for Crippled Children. Member American Management Association, Conference Board Roman Caths., Executive Club, N. Shore Country Club.

Connections

Son of John H. and Margaret A. (Regan) G.;m. Mary A. O'Donnell, November 22, 1945. Children: John N., Lawrence M., Marguerite Gavin Robson, Patricia Gavin Binder.

Married second Eileen Gavin.

father:
John H. Gavin

mother:
Margaret A. (Regan) Gavin

spouse:
second Eileen Gavin.

child:
John N. Gavin

child:
Lawrence M. Gavin

child:
Marguerite Gavin Robson Gavin

child:
Patricia Gavin Binder Gavin