Robert Cecil Marquis June 9, 1982 - January 11, 1983
Robert C. Marquis was born in Indiana on August 13, 1925. He
became president and Chief Executive Officer of WP after Robert
Flannery left to become president and Chief Executive Officer of
Missouri Pacific Railroad.
After Western Pacific was taken over by Union Pacific Mr. Marquis made his home in Rancho Murieta, California with his wife Faith. Eventually moving to Arizonia he passed away on February 26, 2010 at the age of 84.