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Insurance company executive

Warren Rohde Whitted was American insurance company executive. Bar: Nebraska 1947, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974; ordained life deacon Episcopalian Church, 1985. Decorated Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air medal with 3 oak leaf clusters; recipient Meritorious Service award, Price commission, Executive Office President, 1973.

Background

Whitted, Warren Rohde was born on July 19, 1920 in Omaha. Son of Ira Oscar and Emily Aurelia (Rohde) Whitted.

Education

Bachelor, University Omaha, 1941. Juris Doctor, Creighton University, 1947.

Career

Attorney Mutual Omaha, 1947—1958, manager Chicago, 1958—1961, from assistant vice president to Second vice president, 1961—1968, vice president, since 1975, Blue Cross/Blue Shield Illinois, Chicago, 1968—1969. Confidential assistant to commissioner Medicaid, Washington, 1970—1972. Special adviser health affairs Executive Office of President, 1971—1973.

Associate administrator policy control and coordination Social and Rehabilitation Service Department of Health, 1973—1975. President Omaha Finance Life Insurance Company, Minneapolis, 1976—1985, Omaha Finance Service Corporation, Minneapolis, 1983—1985, Omaha Finance Life Insurance Company Texas, Dallas, 1983—1985. Chairman federal legislation committee Consumer Credit Insurance Association, Chicago, 1980—1982.

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Achievements

  • Bar: Nebraska 1947, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. Ordained life deacon Episcopalian Church, 1985.

Membership

Board directors 44th Heavy Bomb Group, Bomb Wing Strategic Missle Wing Heritage Memorial Association, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, since 1983. Member vestry St. Stephen's Episcopalian Church, Edina, Minnesota, 1982—1985. Assistant Trinity Episcopalian Cathedral, Omaha, since 1986.

Member of Nebraska Bar Association, Omaha Golden K Club, Omaha Press Club, Sunset Valley Country Club, Kiwanis, Delta Theta Phi.

Connections

Married Marjorie Claire Disbrow, March 14, 1942. Children: Laurel, Warren Rohde, Peter, Pamela.

father:
Ira Oscar Whitted

mother:
Emily Aurelia (Rohde) Whitted

spouse:
Marjorie Claire Disbrow

child:
Laurel Whitted

child:
Warren Rohde Whitted

child:
Peter Whitted

child:
Pamela Whitted