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Obituary: Marc Morello, rotomolding operations manager


August 30, 2013 2:31 pm ET

LONG BEACH, CALIF. — Marc Morello, the operations manager of rotational molding at Jacobson Plastics Inc. in Long Beach, died Aug. 8, after suffering a heart attack. He was 50.

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Reedy International founder Michael Reedy dies at 60


August 19, 2013 4:29 pm ET

Michael Reedy, 60, founder of Reedy International Corp., died Aug. 16 at his home in Keyport, N.J. He had been battling pancreatic cancer.

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Obituary: UPM co-founder Raymond Dowling, 80


August 9, 2013 12:43 pm ET

A public memorial service for company Chairman Raymond L. Dowling is scheduled at 11 a.m. Aug. 10 at the facility of Universal Plastic Mold Inc. in Baldwin Park, Calif.

Services set for Plastics Pioneer Allan Niebuhr


August 2, 2013 1:10 pm ET

Allan Niebuhr, who started selling plastics machinery in 1955, died on July 31. The Hamburg, N.J., resident, a member of the Plastics Pioneers Association, was 84.

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Obituary: Sheet extrusion veteran Christopher Eaton


May 29, 2013 3:00 pm ET

CADIZ, KY. — Christopher Eaton, a plastics machinery veteran who specialized in sheet extrusion technology, died at his home in Cadiz on May 24. He was 58 years old.

Obituary: Heinrich Dickhut, founded two plastics companies


April 18, 2013 10:51 am ET

CHARLESTON, TENN. — Heinrich Dickhut, who founded pipe-corrugator maker Cullom Machine Tool & Die Inc. in 1979 and — a decade later — started Cleveland Tubing Inc., died Feb. 18, after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease.

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