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Kenneth Leslie Pollock Edit Profile

Manufacturing executive

Kenneth Leslie Pollock, American manufacturing executive. Named Citizen of Year, Hunlock Creek Lions Club, 1981-1982; recipient Pace Setter award Pennsylvania Mountain Boy Scouts, Ken L. Pollock Children's Wing Osterhout Library., Mountain Pathfinder Boy Scouts American, Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania.

Background

Pollock, Kenneth Leslie was born on October 8, 1920 in Hunlock Creek, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Milton and Margaret (Colbert) Pollock.

Education

Graduate, Shickshinny (Pennsylvania) High School, 1940.

Career

Director, Ken Pollock Trucking Company, Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, since 1956;director, Susquehanna Coal Company, Nanticoke, since 1967;Chairman of the Board, Pennsylvania Enterprises Inc., Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, since 1987. Board directors United Penn Bank, Wilkes-Barre.

Religion

The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.

Politics

The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.

Views

Christians should read the Bible as part of a faith community, and try to put themselves into the story of God's dealings with humanity.

Membership

Donor Ken L. Pollock dining hall Camp Acahela, Boy Scouts American, Pocono Mountains., 1982, Senior Citizen Apartments, Ecumenical Enterprises Inc., Dallas, Pennsylvania, scholarships Wilkes College, King's College, Pennsylvania State Extension. Board directors King's College, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Mercy Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, Mill Memorial Library., Nanticoke, Pennsylvania With United States Coast Guard, 1942-1945. Distinguished member Boy Scouts American.

Member Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association, Nanticoke Chamber of Commerce, Redevelopment Authority Luzerne county, John Wilkes Club, Westmoreland Club, Wyoming Valley Country Club, King's College Century Club (Wilkes-Barre), Irem Temple Country Club (Dallas, Pennsylvania), Coral Ridge Country Club (Fort Lauderdale, Florida), Boca Raton Hotel and Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: baseball.

Connections

Married Marion G. Gearhart. Children: Connie Rado, Kenneth M.

father:
Milton Pollock

mother:
Margaret (Colbert) Pollock

spouse:
Marion G. Gearhart

child:
Connie Rado Pollock

child:
Kenneth M. Pollock