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Small business owner , State legislator

Walter John Roorda, Small business owner, state legislator. Member De Motte Chamber of Commerce, Lions, Kanakakee Valley Rotary Club.

Background

Roorda, Walter John was born on September 20, 1930 in De Motte, Indiana, United States. Son of Albert Frank and Gertrude (Walstra) Roorda.

Education

Graduated from the high school, De Motte.

Career

Owner, manager, Al's Upholstery Shop, De Motte, since 1960; owner, Roorda Furniture, De Motte, since 1964; representative, Indiana General Assembly, Indianapolis, since 1968.

Membership

Member De Motte Chamber of Commerce, Lions, Kanakakee Valley Rotary Club.

Connections

Married Alberta Klemp, August 25,1949 (deceased). Children: Kathleen, Karen, Marvin, Milton, Mark, Krista.

father:
Albert Frank Roorda

mother:
Gertrude (Walstra) Roorda

spouse:
Alberta Klemp

children:
Kathleen Roorda

Karen Roorda

Marvin Roorda

Milton Roorda

Mark Roorda

Krista Roorda