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Gordon L. Hassig Edit Profile

automotive sales executive

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, 1938-1942, 46-47.

Career

Member sales staff, International Business Machines Corporation, Detroit, 1947;president, Wayne (Michigan) Hall Dodge Company, 1948-1995;retired, Wayne (Michigan) Hall Dodds Company.

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: civic activities, golf, gardening, church work.

Connections

Married Doris J. Brooks, February 21, 1948. Children: Gail, Brigit.

father:
Walter Hassig

mother:
Selma (Zehnder) Hassig

spouse:
Doris J. Brooks

child:
Gail Hassig

child:
Brigit Hassig