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data processing company executive

Marguerite Van Brooker, American data processing company executive. Organizer Mother's March of Dimes, Plymouth, 1948—1950; leader Two Rivers council Girl Scouts United States of America, 1953; official McDonough County, Illinois, since 1985; Member of Professional Business Women, National Secretary Association, American Legion Auxiliary, American Legion.

Background

Brooker, Marguerite Van was born on January 14, 1923 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Alvin Bernard and Mary Theresa (Donovan) Kane.

Education

Degree, Cincinnati Business College, 1941. Degree, University Cincinnati, 1943. Bachelor, Oxford College, Ohio, 1944.

Career

Professional model, singer, dancer, Cincinnati, 1939—1945. Co-owner Black Angus Productions, Plymouth, 1945—1978. Owner, operator Regis Kennels, 1960—1970.

Supervisor Western Illinois University, Macomb, 1964—1971, administrative assistant, 1971—1983. Owner, operator OMO Datamation Enterprises, Macomb, since 1983. With United States Marine Corps, 1943-1945.

Membership

Organizer Mother's March of Dimes, Plymouth, 1948—1950. Leader Two Rivers council Girl Scouts United States of America, 1953. Official McDonough County, Illinois, since 1985.

Member of Professional Business Women, National Secretary Association, American Legion Auxiliary, American Legion.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, antiques, interior decorating, golf, tennis.

Connections

Married Irving C. Van Brooker, May 19, 1945 (deceased December 1981). Children: Denise, Damien, Deborah, Danette, Daniel.

father:
Alvin Bernard Kane

mother:
Mary Theresa (Donovan) Kane

spouse:
Irving C. Van Brooker

child:
Denise Brooker

child:
Damien Brooker

child:
Deborah Brooker

child:
Danette Brooker

child:
Daniel Brooker