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Insurance executive

Leroy Errett Kennedy was American insurance executive. Bar: Florida 1951, Kentucky 1951.

Background

Kennedy, Leroy Errett was born on March 13, 1924 in Nortonville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Albert Roy and Bessie Mae (Oldham) Kennedy.

Education

University of Louisville (Bachelor of Arts). John B. Stetson University (Juris Doctor).

Career

Claim representative State Farm Mutual Insurance Company, Mayfield, Kentucky, 1951-1953. Regional claim manager Allstate Insurance Company, Jackson, Mississippi, 1953-1959. Home office claim manager General Mutual Insurance, Birmingham, Alabama, 1959-1961.

Vice president Celina Insurance Group, Ohio, 1961-1969, Northwestern National Inc. Company, Milwaukee, 1969-1981. President Northwestern National Insurance Company, 1981-1986, retired, 1986.

Board chairman DePaul Rehabilitation Hospital, Milwaukee, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1951, Kentucky 1951.

Membership

Board directors DePaul Hospital, 1983, Milwaukee County Social Services, since 1987, Skylight Theater, since 1987. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1956, European Theatre of Operations. Member Central Claim Executives Association (president 1974-1975), Ohio Insurance Information Service (trustee 1962-1969), Defense Research Institute, International Association Insurance Counsel, Federation Insurance Counsel, American Bar Association Clubs: Milwaukee Athletic.

Connections

Married Lois Helen Carroll, August 9, 1946 (divorced July 1979). Children: Karen Ruth Kennedy Howick, Martha Annual.

father:
Albert Roy Kennedy

mother:
Bessie Mae (Oldham) Kennedy

spouse:
Lois Helen Carroll

child:
Karen Ruth Kennedy Howick Kennedy

child:
Martha Annual Kennedy