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Gerald Albert Sivage

Gerald Albert Sivage, American retail executive. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1944.

Background

  • Sivage, Gerald Albert was born on December 17, 1908 in Watertown, South Dakota, United States. Son of John Wesley and Emma (Belky) Sivage.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Caroll College, 1931.

    Career

    • Clerk Marshall Field & Company, Chicago, 1931-1932, member executive office staff, 1932-1935, assistant to manager real estate div., 1936-1937, assistant treasurer, 1937-1941, 45, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer, 1945, assistant to president, 1946-1948, assistant to chairman, 1949-1951, treasurer, 1952-1953, vice president, treasurer, 1954-1956, vice president, general operating manager, 1956-1959, executive vice-president, director, 1959-1964, president, director, 1964-1974, director, 1974-1977. Director Standard Brands, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 1st National Bank Chicago, General Motors Corporation Trustee Northwestern University, Chicago Womens’ Hospital and Maternity Center.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1944. Clubs: Racquet, Commercial, Economic, Chicago, Commonwealth Casino (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Kepler, August 22, 1942. Children: Suzanne, Elizabeth.
    • father: John Wesley Sivage
    • mother: Emma (Belky) Sivage
    • spouse: Elizabeth Kepler
    • children: Suzanne Sivage
    • Elizabeth Sivage
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    Died September 26, 1977
    (aged 68)
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