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Architect

Robert Walter Lecklider, American architect. Registered architect, Ohio. Recipient E.H. Berry award in Architecture, Cincinnati Architecture Society, 1950, Beautification award City of Dayton, 1968, Excellence in Design award Ohio Prestressed Council Association, Columbus, 1976, Singerman award Camp Kern Young Men’s Christian Association, Oregonia, Ohio, 1978.

Background

Lecklider, Robert Walter was born on November 22, 1922 in Greenville, Ohio, United States. Son of David Walter Lecklider and Ruth Hershey.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1950.

Career

Job captain Yount/Sullivan, Dayton, Ohio, 1950-1957. Junior partner Yount/Sullivan/Lecklider, 1957-1966. Partner Sullivan/Lecklider/Jay, 1966-1976.

Senior partner Lecklider/Jay Architects, since 1976. Instructor Sinclair Community College, Dayton, 1954-1957.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Ohio.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works include Cox International Airport, Dayton, Charles F. Kettering Memorial Hospital, Kettering, Ohio, Sinclair Community College, Millett Hall, Wright State University, Dayton, Reynolds-Reynolds Computer Building, Dayton, Mead Data Center Computer Facilities, Dayton, Cedarville (Ohio) College Library, numerous others.

Membership

Member Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission, Dayton, 1969-1971. Chairman Planning Commission, Kettering, 1971. Board directors Metropolitan Young Men’s Christian Association, Dayton, 1970-1979.

Served to staff sergeant C.E., United States Army, 1943-1945. Member American Institute of Architects (president Dayton chapter 1958-1959), Ohio Society Architects (president 1975-1976), Construction Specifications Institute (president Dayton chapter 1979-1980, awards chairman Great Lakes region 1983-1987, national awards committee 1987-1989). Clubs: Engineers. (library chairman 1958), Crestwood (Dayton) (president 1972-1973).

Lodges: Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Woodworking, skiing, bicycling.

Connections

Married Mary Helen Schmalenberger, March 26, 1950. Children: Todd D., Mark A., Amy R.

father:
David Walter Lecklider

mother:
Ruth Hershey

spouse:
Mary Helen Schmalenberger

child:
Todd D. Lecklider

child:
Mark A. Lecklider

child:
Amy R. Lecklider