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Banker

Kenneth William Obrecht, American Banker. DuPage (Illinois) County coordinator commission to re-elect the president, Wheaton, 1972, member DuPage County School District Board Education, Wheaton, 1975-1981; treasurer DuPage County Republican Control Committee, Wheaton, 1974-1993. Corporal United States Army, 1953-1955, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

Obrecht, Kenneth William was born on March 2, 1933 in Elmhurst, Illinois, United States. Son of John Matthew and Ida Elizabeth (Spears) Obrecht.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce, N. Center College, 1959.

Career

Executive vice president, York State Bank, Elmhurst, 1960-1967; president, chief Executive officer, Louis Joliet (Illinois) Bank, 1967-1970; president, chief Executive officer, Hawthorne Bank of Wheaton, Illinois, 1970-1981; vice president, Albany Bank & Trust Company, N.A., Chicago, since 1981. Chairman Cooperative Computer Center, Naperville, Illinois, 1977-1979. Appointed by Governor Illinois to chairman of the board of trustees State of Illinois Retirement System.

Also vicechairman Illinois Investment Board, 1985-1998.

Membership

DuPage (Illinois) County coordinator commission to re-elect the president, Wheaton, 1972, member DuPage County School District Board Education, Wheaton, 1975-1981. Treasurer DuPage County Republican Control Committee, Wheaton, 1974-1993. Corporal United States Army, 1953-1955, European Theatre of Operations.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, fishing, hiking.

Connections

Married Nancy Marie Larimer, October 10, 1958. Children: Merry Kathleen, Michael Dorset, Gordon Alexander, Paul Andrew.

father:
John Matthew Obrecht

mother:
Ida Elizabeth (Spears) Obrecht

spouse:
Nancy Marie Larimer

child:
Gordon Alexander Obrecht

child:
Michael Dorset Obrecht

child:
Merry Kathleen Obrecht

child:
Paul Andrew Obrecht