PELFORD, PA. — John “Jack” McIlhenny, 52, a veteran electronics/appliance executive passed away April 25 after a two year battle with melanoma.
He worked in the industry for more than 20 years, with Frigidare, D&H Distributing and Whirlpool. With Whirlpool he was retail sales manager and held zone sales manager positions in Dallas and Seattle.
McIlhenny’s family is well represented in the industry. His father, John “Jack” McIlhenny, retired after working for more than 40 years at Philco, Raymond Rosen and D&H Distributing. Jack’s brother Tim is a key accounts manager for Thomson Multi-Media. Another brother, Paul, also works in the industry for D&H Distributing.
He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Nancy, and their three sons, Shane, Kellen and Patrick, five brothers and five sisters, and his parents.