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Gordon L. Hassig

Gordon L. Hassig, American automotive sales executive. Decorated bronze star, 1944, 45, five battle stars, 1943-1945. Commissioner City of Huntington Woods, Michigan, 1971-1997, mayor pro tempore, 1977-1995; member Southeast Michigan Council on Government, 1971-1997; board directors, president Huntington Woods Resident Association, 1961-1971. Lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1942-1946.

Background

  • Hassig, Gordon L. was born on August 28, 1920 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Walter and Selma (Zehnder) Hassig.

  • Education

    • Student, Wayne State University, 1947.

    Career

    • Member sales staff International Business Machines Corporation, Detroit, 1947. President Wayne (Michigan) Hall Dodge Company, 1948-1995. Retired Wayne (Michigan) Hall Dodds Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Commissioner City of Huntington Woods, Michigan, 1971-1997, mayor pro tempore, 1977-1995. Member Southeast Michigan Council on Government, 1971-1997. Board directors, president Huntington Woods Resident Association, 1961-1971.

    Lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1942-1946.

    Personality

    Interests

    Civic activities, golf, gardening, church work.

    Connections

    • Married Doris J. Brooks, February 21, 1948. Children: Gail, Brigit.
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    Born August 28, 1920
    Died February 28, 2007
    (aged 86)
    • 1947
      Wayne State University
    • 1947
      Member, sales staff International Business Machines Corporation
      Detroit, Michigan, United States
    • 1948 - 1995
      president, Wayne (Michigan) Hall Dodge Company

    Award