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Errett Van Nice

Errett Van Nice, American banker. Served to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Fellow Institute Medicine Chicago; member American Enterprise Association, Chicago Association Commerce and Industry (director), Association Reserve City Bankers, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

  • Nice, Errett Van was born on April 5, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Errett I. and Lillian (Blaker) Van Nice.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Chicago, 1931.

    Career

    • With Harris Trust & Savings Bank, Chicago, 1932-1970, vice president, from 1949, later senior vice president. Director of the Fred Harvey Company. Active in Young Men’s Christian Association, National Foundation Infantile Paralysis, Community Fund.

      Board directors, past president Tuberculosis Institute Chicago and Cook County, Children’s Memorial Hospital. Associate member United Charities Chicago. Trustee, treasurer Adler Planetarium.

      Board directors, treasurer Chicago Crime Commission. Director-at-large National Tuberculosis and Respiratory Disease Association. Member citizens board University of Chicago.

    Membership

    Served to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow Institute Medicine Chicago. Member American Enterprise Association, Chicago Association Commerce and Industry (director), Association Reserve City Bankers, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

    Clubs: Bankers, Casino, Chicago, Chicago Sunday Evening (vice president, trustee), Chicago Commonwealth (director, treasurer), Economic, Executives, Mid-America, Attic, Commercial, Old Elm, Onwentsia.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Swift, November 22, 1935. Children: Ruth, Peter, Paul.
    • father: Errett I. Nice
    • mother: Lillian (Blaker) Van Nice
    • spouse: Ruth Swift
    • children: Ruth Nice
    • Peter Nice
    • Paul Nice
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    Born April 5, 1908
    Died December 9, 1970
    (aged 62)
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