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appliance company executive

Walter Hughes Kerr, American appliance company executive. Certified Public Accountant Illinois. Member of Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association (board directors since 1984), National Electrical Manufacturers Association (chairman, residential section 1980-1983), Guild Ancient Suppliers, Edgewood Valley Country Club.

Background

Kerr, Walter Hughes was born on June 21, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter Chapman and Stella (Hughes) Kerr.

Education

Bachelor of Science, DePaul University, 1949.

Career

Controller Stock-Gro, Chicago, 1949—1956, Harper-Wyman Company, Hinsdale, 1964—1972, assistant controller, 1962—1964, vice president, finance, 1972—1980, president, since 1980. With, marketing services Certified Public Accountant Alexander Grant, Chicago, 1956—1962. With United States Navy, 1945-1946.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant Illinois.

Membership

Member of Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association (board directors since 1984), National Electrical Manufacturers Association (chairman, residential section 1980-1983), Guild Ancient Suppliers, Edgewood Valley Country Club.

Connections

Married Dolores J. Decker, August 5. Children: Susan, Dolores, Paula, Walter, Claudia, Robert, Martha.

father:
Walter Chapman Kerr

mother:
Stella (Hughes) Kerr

spouse:
Dolores J. Decker

child:
Susan Kerr

child:
Dolores Kerr

child:
Paula Kerr

child:
Walter Kerr

child:
Claudia Kerr

child:
Robert Kerr

child:
Martha Kerr