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Eugene Nevin Beesley
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1909
Boone County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1976
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Eugene Nevin Beesley was the son of Ralph Nathan and Della Mae (Rinehart) Beesley. Eugene married Marion Louise Crehore on October 23, 1931 in Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio. Eugene and Marion had 2 children, Mary Louise "Lou" (Beesley) Hurst and Mark Crehore Beesley. Eugene was president and chairman of the board of Eli Lilly & Company and chairman of Lilly Endowment, Inc. When Eugene became president in 1953, he became Lilly's fifth president - the first from outside the Lilly family. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ralph Nathan Beesley (1876 - 1939)
  Della Mae Rinehart Beesley (1882 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Marian Louise Crehore Beesley (1907 - 1995)
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Mausoleum-Section B Lot C-48
 
Created by: Linda Zapp
Record added: Mar 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25431031
Eugene Nevin Beesley
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Eugene Nevin Beesley
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Eugene Nevin Beesley
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