Gerald J. Daleiden, age 94+ passed away in early July.
An honorary member of the NIOP, he served as NIOP President in 1977-1978 and a member of the Board of Directors for 10 years. His long distinguished business trading career included 22 years with Glidden-Durkee, five years with Kraft, Inc, five years with Cecil Bays & Associates.
In 1989, he formed his own consultancy company, G.J. Daleiden Commodities Inc.
He was a member of the Chicago Board of Trade for 25 years and a member of the National Cottonseed Products Association’s “Old Guard”. True to his nature, he traded commodities up until the last days of his life.