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service executive

Richard Harper Seaman, American service executive. Decorated Bronze Star, Bronze Arrowhead. Served as captain Ordnance Department, United States Army, 1941-1946, PTO. Member Phi Kappa Sigma.

Background

Seaman, Richard Harper was born on November 2, 1916 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Arthur and Isabel Curry (Gibson) Seaman.

Education

Student, Wyomissing Polytechnic Institute, 1935. Student, Pennsylvania State University, 1937.

Career

President, chief executive officer Berkleigh Equipment Company, Reading, Pennsylvania, 1946-1954, Seaman Mill Supplies, Inc., Reading, 1954-1988, 200 Pennsylvania Avenue realty corporation, W. Reading, from 1960, S&B Leasing Company, Inc., W. Reading, 1970-1988. Chairman board Adult Basic Education Berkleigh Corporation, from 1984. President United States Mobile Energy Company, Inc., Reading, from 1985.

Membership

Served as captain Ordnance Department, United States Army, 1941-1946, PTO. Member Phi Kappa Sigma. Clubs: Young Republican (Wyomissing, Pennsylvania) (board directors 1948-1960, president 1954-1960).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming.

Connections

Married Jane Drenning, November 22, 1941. Children: Richard D., Cynthia Jane, Mark Cameron.

father:
Samuel Arthur Seaman

mother:
Isabel Curry (Gibson) Seaman

spouse:
Jane Drenning

child:
Richard D. Seaman

child:
Cynthia Jane Seaman

child:
Mark Cameron Seaman