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John Richard Eastman was American manufacturing company executive. Bar: Ohio 1941. Decorated Purple Heart.

Background

Eastman, John Richard was born on September 28, 1917 in Ottawa, Ohio, United States. Son of Herbert Parrett and Marie (Brown) Eastman.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1939. Bachelor of Laws, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1941.

Career

With firm Eastman, Stichter, Smith & Bergman, Toledo, 1941-1942, 46-75, partner, 1950-1975. Senior vice president, general counsel of Sheller-Globe Corporation, Toledo, 1975-1977, president, 1977-1982, vice chairman, 1982-1986. Lecturer of College Law, University Toledo, 1954-1955.

Membership

Board directors United Way, 1978-1982, 84-87. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member of American Bar Association., Ohio Bar Association, Lucas County Bar Association (president 1960), Toledo Bar Association (executive committee 1963-1969), American Judicature Society, International Association Insurance Counsel, American College Trial Lawyers, Toledo Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1985-1986).

Clubs: Toledo, Toledo Country, Belmont Country.

Connections

Married to Hope Ruth, June 12, 1943. 1 child, Janet Ruth.

father:
Herbert Parrett Eastman

mother:
Marie (Brown) Eastman

spouse:
Hope Ruth

child:
Janet Ruth Eastman