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Seed company executive

Robert King Oldemeyer was American seed company executive. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1947, European Theatre of Operations. Lodge: Rotary (board directors).

Background

Oldemeyer, Robert King was born on September 23, 1922 in Brush, Colorado, United States. Son of Clarence Lester and Gayle Esther (King) Oldemeyer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Colorado State University, 1947;Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1948;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1950.

Career

Plant breeder, Great Western Sugar Company, Longmont, Colorado, 1950-1960;chief plant breeder, Great Western Sugar Company, Longmont, Colorado, 1960-1967;station director, Great Western Sugar Company, Longmont, Colorado, 1967-1969;director seed development, Great Western Sugar Company, Longmont, Colorado, 1969-1974;director plant breeding, Great Western Sugar Company, Longmont, Colorado, 1975-1985;director operations, Hilleshog Mono-Hy Inc., Longmont, 1985-1989;board directors, consultant, Hilleshog Mono-Hy, Inc., Longmont, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Sugarbeet Agriculture, Sugar Journal, since 1990.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1947, European Theatre of Operations. Lodge: Rotary (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photographing wild flowers, fishing, gardening, traveling.

Connections

Married Shirley Faye Schlessinger, May 24, 1944. Children: G. Janine Hill, Kristin Kay Moyer.

father:
Clarence Lester Oldemeyer

mother:
Gayle Esther (King) Oldemeyer

spouse:
Shirley Faye Schlessinger

child:
G. Janine Hill Oldemeyer

child:
Kristin Kay Moyer Oldemeyer