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cement company executive

Ralph Leslie Browning, American Cement company executive. Served as Lieutenant (junior grade) Supply Corps United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Kappa Delta Rho.

Background

Browning, Ralph Leslie was born on April 18, 1915 in Buffalo. Son of Leslie E. and Bertha L. (Rea) Browning.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Colgate University, 1937.

Career

With, Lehigh Portland Cement Company, Allentown, Pennsylvania, since 1937; assistant vice president, Lehigh Portland Cement Company, 1951-1952; vice president, assistant general sales manager, Lehigh Portland Cement Company, 1952-1955; vice president of sales, Lehigh Portland Cement Company, 1955-1959; executive vice president, Lehigh Portland Cement Company, since 1959; also director. Director, Merchants. National Bank, Allentown also director. Director, Lehigh Realty Company, Allentown.

Membership

Served as lieutenant (junior grade) Supply Corps United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Kappa Delta Rho. Clubs: Lehigh Country, Livingston, Allentown.

Ponte Vedra (Florida). Saucon Valley Country (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania). University (Chicago), Tavern (Chicago).

University (Jacksonville, Florida).

Connections

Married Nancy B. Crane, September 6, 1940. Children— Peter Crane, Richard Leslie, Pamela (Mistress David Durrant).

father:
Leslie E. Browning

mother:
Bertha L. (Rea) Browning

spouse:
Nancy B. Crane

child:
Pamela Browning (Mistress David Durrant)

child:
Richard Leslie Browning

child:
Peter Crane Browning