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Jess Dee Goodman

Jess Dee Goodman, American hotel executive. Recipient Outstanding Citizeship award United Fund, 1963. Served with infantry, Army of the United States, World World War II; Member National Association Hotel Accountants (past president), Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce (past director, treasurer, vice president).

Background

  • Goodman, Jess Dee was born on December 6, 1917 in in Kansas. Son of William Jess and Blanche (Bradshaw) Goodman.

  • Education

    • Student Southwestern U., University of California.

    Career

    • Successively with Belmont Hotel, Los Angeles, Benson Hotel, Portland, Oregon, Mayfair Hotel, Los Angeles, Miramar Hotel, San Diego, Arrowhead Springs Hotel, Lake Arrowhead. Then comptroller Hollywood-Roosevelt Hotel (California). President Riviera Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1964-1968, also. director President United Fund Clark County, 1966, also trustee, member Executive Committee.

    Membership

    Served with infantry, Army of the United States, World World War II. Member National Association Hotel Accountants (past president), Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce (past director, treasurer, vice president). Clubs: Paradise Valley Country (president).

    Connections

    • Married Berenice W. Andrews, September 3, 1940. Children: Donald Dee, Richard Allan, James Edward.
    • father: William Jess Goodman
    • mother: Blanche (Bradshaw) Goodman
    • spouse: Berenice W. Andrews
    • children: Donald Dee Goodman
    • Richard Allan Goodman
    • James Edward Goodman
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    Born December 6, 1917
    Died July 21, 1968
    (aged 50)
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