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Manufacturing executive

John Walter Kenning, American manufacturing executive. Served with United States Army, 1951-1953. Member National Association Accountants Clubs: Racquet, Willow Knolls Country (board directors 1970), Mount Hawley Country (Peoria).

Background

Kenning, John Walter was born on November 15, 1926 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Son of Anthony John and Emma Mary (Upschulte) Kenning.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, St. Louis University, 1951.

Career

Various staff positions Caterpillar, Inc., Peoria, 1951-1964, corporation accountant, 1970-1976, corporation controller, since 1978. Special consultant Caterpillar France S.A., Grenoble, 1964. Plant controller Caterpillar, Inc., Joliet, Illinois, 1965-1967, Caterpillar Engine division, Mossville, 1967-1970.

Director finance Caterpillar Brasil S.A., São Paulo, 1976-1978.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1951-1953. Member National Association Accountants Clubs: Racquet, Willow Knolls Country (board directors 1970), Mount Hawley Country (Peoria).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis, gardening, travel, investments.

Connections

Married Rosalie Catherine Hitpas, November 23, 1950. Children: John Walter Junior, Philip James, Todd Lawrence.

father:
Anthony John Kenning

mother:
Emma Mary (Upschulte) Kenning

spouse:
Rosalie Catherine Hitpas

child:
John Walter Junior Kenning

child:
Philip James Kenning

child:
Todd Lawrence Kenning