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Robert A. Stranahan
Birth: Jul. 7, 1886, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1962
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA

Founder of Champion Spark Plug. In 1910, Mr. Stranahan moved his struggling spark plug business from Boston, Massachusetts to Toledo, Ohio. Champion Spark Plug later went onto become a multi-million dollar company. Mr. Stranahan is also credited with adopting the "red bow tie" symbol of Champion Spark Plug that is still recognized today. (bio by: Mark Pawelczak) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Page Selden Ellyson Stranahan (1885 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Allen Stranahan (1915 - 1995)*
  Frank Richard Stranahan (1922 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Mark Pawelczak
Record added: Nov 15, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6930776
Robert A. Stranahan
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Robert A. Stranahan
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 Added: Jul. 7, 2014
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