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financial consultant

William Leonard Darby was British financial consultant. Board directors Marygrove College, 1977-1980. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946, 51-52. Club: Gowanie Golf (treasurer 1978).

Background

Darby, William Leonard was born in 1919 in England. Came to United States, 1921, naturalized, 1928. Son of Frederick and Mary (Simpson) Darby.

Education

Bachelor, Wayne University, 1942. Master of Arts, Wayne University, 1955.

Career

Cost accountant Fisher Body division General Motors Corporation, 1941-1942, 46-47. With Allen Industries, 1948-1972, vice president, controller, since 1965. Vice president Colonial Rubber Works, Inc., Star Textile & Research Company, National Dyeing & Finishing Corporation.

Vice president, treasurer Frisch Corporation, Gordon Chapman Company, Allen Industries Canada, Ltd., Dayco Corporation, 1971-1972. Controller Taubman Company, 1972-1973. Vice president finance, director F. Joseph Lamb Company, Warren, Michigan, 1973-1980.

Consultant Lamb Technicon, 1980-1984. Retired, 1984

Director Q & Q Printing Company.

Membership

Board directors Marygrove College, 1977-1980. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946, 51-52. Club: Gowanie Golf (treasurer 1978).

Connections

Married Dorothy Ruth Hyman, March 14, 1941 (deceased March 1977). 1 son, William Duane. Married Judith H. Smith, May 16, 1981.

father:
Frederick Darby

mother:
Mary (Simpson) Darby

spouses:
Dorothy Ruth Hyman

Judith H. Smith