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laboratory equipment company executive

Joseph Karl Kolhede, Peruvian laboratory equipment company executive. Decorated Bronze Star medal, Purple Heart with oak leaf cluster. Member of Manufacturing Agents Association, Microbiol. Society.

Background

Kolhede, Joseph Karl was born on June 10, 1920 in Peru. Arrived in United States, 1924, naturalized, 1944. Son of Karl Holgar and Kaia (Reymert) Kolhede.

Education

Student, Healds Business College, 1940—1941. Student, Golden Gate University, 1945—1946.

Career

With Braun-Knecht-Heimann Company, San Francisco, 1940—1942, 1945—1946. Owner, partner Laboratory Equipment Company, 1946—1974, owner, president, since 1974. With 101st Airborne Division, Paratroops, 1942-1945.

Membership

Member of Manufacturing Agents Association, Microbiol.

Connections

Married Judy A. Wrigley Kolhede, October 3, 1945. Children: Kurt, Eric, Jody, Brent.

father:
Karl Holgar Kolhede

mother:
Kaia (Reymert) Kolhede

spouse:
Judy A. Wrigley Kolhede

child:
Jody Kolhede

child:
Brent Kolhede

child:
Eric Kolhede

child:
Kurt Kolhede