John J. Truemper, Jr. (1924-2016)


Former Cromwell CEO John J. Truemper Jr. passed away on Sunday, December 18th. John began working for Cromwell on a part time basis at the age of 15. After serving in the military, he finished his education at the University of Illinois and joined the firm full time in 1950. He was elected President in 1970 and retired in 1989. During his many years at Cromwell, John's body of work included Winrock Farm at Petit Jean Mountain, master planning for the Arkansas State Parks System, and over 30 division offices for Arkansas Power and Light. John left quite a legacy behind and Cromwell is honored to be a part of his story.