December 10, 1922 — August 27, 2018
Jack Hunderup was born in Portland on December 10, 1922, to H. August and Josephine Hunderup. Following the death of his mother when he was four years old, he and his sister and brother were reared by their paternal grandparents who were immigrants from Denmark. He graduated from Washington High School in 1940 and enrolled at Linfield College, majoring in business and economics. After graduating summa cum laude in January 1944, he earned his MBA degree from Northwestern University in Chicago and Evanston Illinois. While there, he passed the CPA program.
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