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rubber manufacturing company executive

Leon Rodolphe Brodeur, American rubber manufacturing company executive. President Akron Area Junior Achievement, 1982; Member of American Defense Preparedness Association.

Background

Brodeur, Leon Rodolphe was born on July 12, 1927 in Manchester, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Frederic A. and Bertha (Baril) Brodeur.

Education

Bachelor of Science, St. Anselm's College, 1951.

Career

With Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, since 1951, manager foam products Corry, Pennsylvania, 1961—1965, manager urethane foam production Milan, 1965—1968, vice president foam products division Fall River, Massachusetts, 1968—1969, president, 1969—1972, president electric wheel company division Illinois, 1972—1973, vice president diversified products Akron, Ohio, 1973—1978, vice president subsidiary and domestic tire division, 1978—1982. Executive vice president, president North American tire group, 1982, president, 1982—1984, vice chairman, since 1984. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946.

Membership

President Akron Area Junior Achievement, 1982. Member of American Defense Preparedness Association.

Connections

Married Helen M. Silvia, November 17, 1955. Children: Kenneth, Stephen, Michele.

father:
Frederic A. Brodeur

mother:
Bertha (Baril) Brodeur

spouse:
Helen M. Silvia

child:
Kenneth Brodeur

child:
Stephen Brodeur

child:
Michele Brodeur