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Loring Lusk Gelbach

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Loring Lusk Gelbach, American banker. Served as First lieutenant, infantry United States Army, 1917-1919; Member Chamber of Commerce, Clearing House Association (Cleveland), Association Review City Bankers, American, Ohio bankers associations, American Legion, Delta Tau Delta.; Mason (32°).

Background

Gelbach, Loring Lusk was born on October 2, 1892 in Zelienople, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Adam and Mary Virginia (Lusk) Gelbach.

Education

Student Pennsylvania State College.

Career

Tube Company, 1910-1911. Clerk First National Bank, Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, 1912, cashier, 1925-1933. Examiner Reconstruction Finance Corporation, Washington, 1933 (work lying in field reorganization and recapitalization of banks), assistant chief examiner, 1693, manager Cleveland Loan Agency (R.F.C.), 1936.

Director and member Executive Committee Central National Bank of Cleveland, 1937, vice president, 1938-1945, president 1945-1957, chairman, president, 1957-1959, chairman chief Executive officer, 1959-1960, Chairman, Board Of Directors, since 1960. Director Canadian Breweries Ltd., Cleveland Indians Baseball Company, Carling Breweries, Ltd., Winding Gulf Coals, Inc., Wilson Marine Transit Company, Wilson Shipping Corporation, Basic, Inc.

Membership

Served as First lieutenant, infantry United States Army, 1917-1919. Member Chamber of Commerce, Clearing House Association (Cleveland), Association Review City Bankers, American, Ohio bankers associations, American Legion, Delta Tau Delta. Mason (32°).; Clubs: Union, Mayfield Country, Duquesne (Pittsburgh).

Connections

Married Stella Fisher, November 22, 1916. Children: John A., Betty A. With National.

father:
John Adam Gelbach

mother:
Mary Virginia (Lusk) Gelbach

spouse:
Stella Fisher

children:
John A. Gelbach

Betty A. With National Gelbach