“I had the great pleasure of meeting Bert several years ago. He had a significant influence on my life and I will always remember his generosity of both time and thought. One of the other guests referred to him as a "gentleman" - I can only concur. I regret having not had the pleasure of seeing him in recent years. He was and continues to be an inspiration to me. I only hope I can be a small reflection of the success he had both personally and professionally. He will truly be missed...
“I was privileged to know Bert and Betsy. He was a fine man. We will all miss him.
“Mr. Early was the definition of a gentleman. although it has been many year since i have worked with him, i still feel his influence when i resolve problems. i hope and expect to think of him in the future. my best wishes to his family.
Early, Bert Hylton Long-time former Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of the American Bar Association, died August 4, 2013, at home surrounded by his family following a brief illness. Mr. Early, 91, was born July 17, 1922, in a small coal mining town in West Virginia, and then...Read More