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owner , manager radio stations

Willard Rendell Shoecraft, American owner, manager radio stations. Vice mayor City of Globe, 1956-1960; president Gila General Hospital Board, Globe, 1991. Member Arizona Broadcasters Association (Hall of Fame Inductee 1992), Globe Elks (life), Lions (Arizona secretary 1961-1962).

Background

Shoecraft, Willard Rendell was born on January 22, 1921 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Emerson Strong and Ella Sarah (Rendell) Shoecraft.

Career

Owner, manager, Radio Station KIKO, Globe, Arizona, since 1958;owner, manager, Radio Station KATO, Stafford, Arizona, 1961-1968;owner, manager, Radio Station KINO, Winslow, Arizona, 1968-1971;owner, manager, Radio Station KIKO FM, Globe, 1976-1986;owner, manager, Radio Station KIKO FM, Miami, Arizona, since 1991.

Membership

Vice mayor City of Globe, 1956-1960. President Gila General Hospital Board, Globe, 1991. Member Arizona Broadcasters Association (Hall of Fame Inductee 1992), Globe Elks (life), Lions (Arizona secretary 1961-1962).

Connections

Married Wilma Ruth White (deceased 1977). Children: Paul, John, Robert. Married Ruth Annette Jennings, June 5, 1979.

father:
Emerson Strong Shoecraft

mother:
Ella Sarah (Rendell) Shoecraft

spouses:
Wilma Ruth White

Ruth Annette Jennings

children:
Paul Shoecraft

John Shoecraft

Robert Shoecraft