Milton George Henschel (1920-2003)
Born August 9, 1920.
He was baptized while adolescent and in 1939 was already Bethelite.
Shortly after is appointed secretary of the Watchtower's President, Nathan H. Knorr, and travel's with him all around the world for several decades.
Milton Henschel is survived by his wife Lucille and his brother Warren.
On December 30, 1992 was selected to be the successor of Frederick W. Franz (who had died a week before, when he was 99 years old) in the Presidency of the Watchtower. Henschel was president of the Watchtower until October 7, 2000, when there was a reorganization in the leadership and Don Adams (not a Governing Body member) became the new President of the Watchtower.
Sources: w77 7/1 394; yb80 112; w89 6/15 22; w89 9/1 26; w93 3/15 31 (French).