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molding company executive

Robert Ernest Armitage, American molding company executive. Recipient Francis H. Hayden Memorial award Northern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce, 1973; Distinguished Service award Northern Berkshire Young Men’s Christian Association, 1973.

Background

Armitage, Robert Ernest was born on September 22, 1926 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Ernest and Elsie A. (Volkman) Armitage.

Education

Bachelor of Scientific Agriculture., Bentley College, 1946.

Career

Senior auditor, Patterson, Teele & Dennis, Boston, 1945-1953;chief accountant, Sprague Electric Company, North Adams, Massachusetts, 1953-1965;assistant treasurer, Sprague Electric Company, 1965-1968;senior finance officer, treasurer, Sprague Electric Company, 1968-1973;senior vice president finance, treasurer, Sprague Electric Company, 1973-1985;director, Sprague Electric Company, 1968-1985;vice president finance, Lakewood Industries, Inc. and its divisions, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, from 1985;vice president finance, Poly-Matrix Inc, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1985-1986;vice president finance, Syntronics, Inc., 1985-1986;vice president finance, Lakewood Mold Company Inc., 1985-1986;vice president finance, Lakewood Industries, Inc., from 1986. Treasurer Sprague Electric Company Credit Union, 1953-1968. Member of advisory board Berkshire Bank & Trust, North Adams, 1972-1985.

Religion

When anybody starts to follow the way of Jesus, it means to share his relationship with God as Father.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person was living the Christian life.

Membership

Board directors, treasurer Northern Berkshire Santa Fund, North Adams, from 1958. Corporator North Adams Regional Hospital, 1959-1983. Board directors Northern Berkshire Young Men’s Christian Association, 1960-1982, president, 1970-1972.

Member advisory board Salvation Army, North Adams, 1968-1983. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants. Lodges: Masons (North Adams).

Connections

Married Virginia Boocock, May 28, 1949. Children– Barbara Ann Armitage Chidsey, James Robert, David Allen.

father:
Ernest Armitage

mother:
Elsie A. (Volkman) Armitage

spouse:
Virginia Boocock

child:
Barbara Ann Armitage Chidsey Armitage

child:
James Robert Armitage

child:
David Allen Armitage