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business executive

William Forman Bickel, business executive.

Background

Bickel, William Forman was born on March 12, 1890 in Pittsburgh. Son of Henry Wright and Lydia Forman (Paulson) Bickel.

Education

Student Shady Side Academy, 1904-1909. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1913.

Career

President Woodland Stores, Inc., Pittsburgh, 1930-1952. Director Harbison-Walker Refractories Company, from 1932. Treasurer executive committee Carnegie Hero Fund Commission.

Vice president, director Pitcairn-Crabbe Foundation from 1928. Director Shady Side Academy.

Membership

Clubs: Fox Chapel Golf (director), Duquesne.

Connections

Married Florence Croft, April. Children: William C., Harry C., Mary (Mistress Robert W. Off).

father:
Henry Wright Bickel

mother:
Lydia Forman (Paulson) Bickel

spouse:
Florence Croft

children:
William C. Bickel

Harry C. Bickel

Mary Bickel (Mistress Robert W. Off)