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fabricated metal products company executive

Robert Kenaston Griffith, American fabricated metal products company executive. Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Insurance Management, Zeta Psi.

Background

Griffith, Robert Kenaston was born on March 5, 1917 in Canton, Ohio, United States. Son of Louis Eugene and Mary Wygant (Kenaston) Griffith.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Lafayette College, 1940; night student, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1953-1955.

Career

With, Riley Stoker Corporation, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1940-1941, 46—; vice president, treasurer, Riley Stoker Corporation, 1956-1960; president, treasurer, Riley Stoker Corporation, 1960-1969; chief Executive officer, Riley Stoker Corporation, 1966-1969; vice president, treasurer, director, Badenhausen Company, Cornwells Heights, Pennsylvania, since 1956; assistant secretary, director, A.W. Cash Company, Decatur, Illinois, since 1956; president, treasurer, Robert K. Griffith & Associates, Inc., Putnam, Connecticut, 1971-1987; president, treasurer, Griffith Distribution Company Inc., Putnam president, treasurer, Ramakrishna Griffith & Associations. Board directors Mechanics Bank, Worcester.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Insurance Management, Zeta Psi.

Connections

Married Edna Adele Roth, November 1, 1942. Children: Robert Kenaston, Adele Harley, Louis Eugene II, Mary Anne, Martha Wygant.

father:
Louis Eugene Griffith

mother:
Mary Wygant (Kenaston) Griffith

spouse:
Edna Adele Roth

child:
Mary Anne Griffith

child:
Adele Harley Griffith

child:
Robert Kenaston Griffith

child:
Martha Wygant Griffith

child:
Louis Eugene II Griffith