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journalist , Newspaper editor , Automotive executive

Robert Stanton Kendall, American Newspaper editor, journalist. Decorated Air medal; recipient Meritorious Svc. award American Legion, Martinsville, 1973, citation Council for Defense of Freedom, 1978, Honor medal Daughters of the American Revolution, 1987. Second lieutenant United States Army Air Force, l943-45, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Society Newspaper Editors, Kiwanis, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta.

Background

Kendall, Robert Stanton was born on July 30, 1921 in Greensburg, Indiana, United States. Son of Wilber Lawrence and Marguerite (Groenier) Kendall.

Education

Bachelor, College of Wooster, 1946.

Career

Assistant public, Martinsville (Indiana) Daily Reporter, l946-49; editor, Martinsville (Indiana) Daily Reporter, l949-98; chairman, Reporter-Times Inc., Martinsville, l983-98; chairman, Adkins Inc., Martinsville editorial columnist, Schurz Communications, since 1998.

Membership

Second lieutenant United States Army Air Force, l943-45, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Society Newspaper Editors, Kiwanis, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta.

Connections

Married Dorothy Jane Rumbold, October 2, l943. Children: Mark Curtis, Lee Rachel, Amy Robin Kendall Uhls.

father:
Wilber Lawrence Kendall

mother:
Marguerite (Groenier) Kendall

spouse:
Dorothy Jane Rumbold

child:
Amy Robin Kendall Uhls Kendall

child:
Mark Curtis Kendall

child:
Lee Rachel Kendall