A.T. Blades

 

 

Age: 94

 

Summary: founder of the Preston Trucking Company and its chief executive officer from 1932 until 1986, which once employed 5,500 workers nationwide but ceased operations in 1999.

 

 

Cause of Death: In his sleep

 

Born: May 4, 1908

 

Died: November 14, 2002

 

Location: Easton, Pennsylvania