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Marie Ada Gellerstedt

Marie Ada Gellerstedt, American manufacturing executive.


  • Gellerstedt, Marie Ada was born on October 19, 1926 in Davenport, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Charles Beecher and Marie Elizabeth (Pasvogel) Kaufmann.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Augustana College, 1950.


    • General manager, president Nixalite Company American, East Moline, Illinois, since 1957.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Lutheran


    Life member Moline St. High School, Parent-Teachers Association, board directors, 1973—1976. Member of Construction Specifier Institute, East Moline Business Association, National Association Indiana Business, National Association Women Business Owners, National Animal Damage Control Association, National Pest Control Association, International Exhibitors Association, National Trade Show Exhibitors Association, Illinois Manufacturers Association, Zonta (board directors 1980-1984), Moline-Rock Island, Daughters of Nile, Daughters of Mokanna Zal Caldron.


    • Married Keith Orval Gellerstedt, March 16, 1957. Children: Lori Beth Doroba, Keith Todd, Jon Erik, Cory Andrew.
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    Born October 19, 1926
    • 1950
      Augustana College
    • 1957
      General manager, Nixalite Company American
      East Moline, Illinois, United States
    • 1957
      president, Nixalite Company American
      East Moline, Illinois, United States