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Gerald Albert Sivage

retail executive.

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.

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