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Robert M. Riegle Edit Profile

Architect , art dealer

Robert M. Riegle, American art dealer, retired architect. Registered architect Kansas. Treasurer Civic Enterprises Foundation, Wichita, 1985—2003; board directors Downtown Wichita Association, 1990—1999, Orpheum Theatre, Wichita, 1995—2001, American Heart Association, Wichita, 1984—1990, Wichita Transit Authority, 1990—1996, Wichita History Museum, 1998—2001.

Background

Riegle, Robert M. was born on November 11, 1924 in Sedan, Kansas, United States. Son of Ellis Warren and Marian Edith Riegle.

Education

Student, El Dorado Junior College, Kansas, 1942. Student, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1943. BSArch, University Kansas, 1950.

Career

Architect Glenn E. Benedick, Architect, Wichita, Kansas, 1950—1975, Planning Development Service, Wichita, 1975—1977. Art dealer Wichita Gallery Fine Art, 1977—2003. Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1950-1953.

Achievements

  • Registered architect Kansas.

Membership

Treasurer Civic Enterprises Foundation, Wichita, 1985—2003. Board directors Downtown Wichita Association, 1990—1999, Orpheum Theatre, Wichita, 1995—2001, American Heart Association, Wichita, 1984—1990, Wichita Transit Authority, 1990—1996, Wichita History Museum, 1998—2001.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography, gardening, museums, military history.

Connections

Married Lucille Elaine Kuykendall, August 16, 1947.

father:
Ellis Warren

mother:
Marian Edith Riegle

spouse:
Lucille Elaine Kuykendall