Peacock Tales • Special Eidition 2018

 

A Lifetime of Achievement

 
Military Record
  • Sworn into the Army Air Corps Cadet Program on October 22, 1942 and rose to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Judge Advocate General before retiring in 1972
  • B-17 Bomber Pilot in World War II
  • Successfully flew 35 missions over Western Europe
Schooling
  • Graduate of California High School
  • Summa Cum Laude Graduate of California University of PA with Bachelors Degrees in English, Social Science and Geography
  • Recipient of the Distinguished Service Award, the institution’s highest undergraduate honor, for his involvement in on-campus clubs and activities
  • Graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law 1949
 
Rotary
  • A Rotarian since 1950
  • President of California PA club 1954-1955
  • District Governor of District 733 in Southwestern PA 1963-64
  • Director of Rotary International 1974-1975
  • President of Rotary International 1987-1988
  • Trustee of The Rotary Foundation 1988-1994, serving as its Chairman 1992-1993
 
Legal Career
  • Began working with future partner, Ralph Peacock, as an associate in 1951
  • Became a named partner in 1956 when the firm changed its name to Peacock, Keller & Yohe
  • President of the Washington County Bar Association in 1965
  • President of the Pennsylvania Bar Association 1982-1983
  • Served as a member of the American Bar Association House of Delegates
  • Elected as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers
 
Philanthropic Endeavors 
  • Washington County Community Foundation
  • Washington County Easter Seal Society          
  • Allegheny Trails Council  
  • Boy Scouts of America       
  • Mon Valley United Way
  • Mon Valley Hospital
  • Mon Valley Health and Welfare Council General Alumni Association of California University of PA
  • California Area Chamber of Commerce                 
  • California University of PA Student Association 
  • PA State Chamber of Commerce


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