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Errett Van Nice

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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