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Manufacturer's representative

John Owen Wyandt, American manufacturer's representative. Recipient Bicentennial Chairman Performance award State of Illinois, 1976, Speech award Association Records Managers and Administrators, 1984.


Wyandt, John Owen was born on May 10, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Owen Heaton and Harriet Christy (Smith) Wyandt.


Bachelor, DePauw University, 1954. Postgraduate in accounting and finance, Northwestern University, 1958.


With LaSalle National Bank, Chicago, 1954-1960. Manager Armour Estate, 1960-1968. With McCormick & Company, 1968-1970.

Investment manager department private placement Allstate Insurance Company, 1970-1974. Executive vice president National Bank of N. Evanston, Illinois, 1974-1976. Manager corporation finance Daniels and Bell, Chicago, 1977-1978.

President Dainty Maid Candy Company, 1977-1978. Vice president branch manager Telegraph Savings, 1978-1980. Manufacturing representative Bradford Systems, since 1980.


Board directors St. Leonard's House, Chicago. Alderman 6th ward City of Evanston, 1971-1983. Chairman Evanston Bicentennial Celebration 1974-1976.

Property chairman Evanston Visiting Nurses, since 1983. Lodge: Rotary (president Evanston Lighthouse 1986).


  • Other Interests

    Model making, photography.


Married Dorothy Marie Johnson, August 28, 1954. Children: Christy Marie, Susan Leone, Elizabeth Rowe, Katherine Marguerite.

Owen Heaton Wyandt

Harriet Christy (Smith) Wyandt

Dorothy Marie Johnson

Christy Marie Wyandt

Susan Leone Wyandt

Elizabeth Rowe Wyandt

Katherine Marguerite Wyandt