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Wholesale grocery company executive

Ralph Harold Hill, American wholesale grocery company executive. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Southern California Grocers Association, President Association, American Management Association, Riverside C. of Chamber (board directors 1970-1976, president 1974-1975) Lodges: Rotary (president 1972-1973).

Background

Hill, Ralph Harold was born on December 22, 1914 in Miller, Missouri, United States. Son of Richard Henry and Geneva Gertrude (Woodard) Hill.

Education

Student publications schools.

Career

With San Diego division, Alfred M. Lewis, Inc., Riverside, California, from 1935; manager department frozen food, Alfred M. Lewis, Inc., Riverside, California, 1953-1956; manager Arizona division, Alfred M. Lewis, Inc., Phoenix, 1956-1963; president, chief Executive officer, Alfred M. Lewis, Inc., Riverside, 1963-1982, 83-86; Chairman of the Board, Alfred M. Lewis, Inc., Riverside, from 1980; vice president, board directors, Orange Empire Finance Inc., Riverside president, Alfred M. Lewis Properties, Inc., Riverside president, chief Executive officer, Lewis Retail Foods, Inc., Riverside, since 1988. Director M&M, Los Angeles, Riverside.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Southern California Grocers Association, President Association, American Management Association, Riverside C. of Chamber (board directors 1970-1976, president 1974-1975) Lodges: Rotary (president 1972-1973).

Connections

Married Velma Lee Friar, September 20, 1937. Children: James Ralph, Richard Lee, Janice Louise.

father:
Richard Henry Hill

mother:
Geneva Gertrude (Woodard) Hill

spouse:
Velma Lee Friar

child:
Janice Louise Hill

child:
Richard Lee Hill

child:
James Ralph Hill