BRONXVILLE, N.Y. - John R. Ahlgren of Bronxville died July 15. He was 92.
Ahlgren was born Oct. 9, 1920, in Manchester, New Hampshire, to Gustav Ahlgren and Lydia Konradson Ahlgren. After graduating from Dartmouth College in 1941, he entered Cornell Law School, but left after the attack on Pearl Harbor to join the United States Navy where he was assigned to Admiral Nimitz's Headquarters staff there. He later studied Russian and was assigned to the United States Embassy in Moscow from 1946 to 1947. He settled in New York where he became a vice president of the Irving Trust Company. He was a member of the Reformed Church in Bronxville, the Bronxville Rotary Club, Siwanoy Country Club and the Hillsboro Club in Hillsborough, Fla.
Ahlgren is survived by 11 nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Wynne G. Ahlgren.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at The Reformed Church in Bronxville.
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