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FRASER MEMORIAL
(2008-03-04)
(wgvu) - A MEMORIAL SERVICE IS BEING PLANNED FOR EX-UNITED
AUTO WORKERS PRESIDENT DOUG FRASER ON THE CAMPUS OF WAYNE STATE
UNIVERSITY.
FRASER LED THE UNION THROUGH DARK HOURS IN THE U.S. AUTO
INDUSTRY IN THE 1970S AND '80S AND LATER SERVED AS A PROFESSOR AT
WAYNE STATE'S COLLEGE OF URBAN, LABOR AND METROPOLITAN AFFAIRS.
HE DIED FEBRUARY 23RD AT 91.
THE SERVICE IS SET FOR APRIL 12TH AT THE COMMUNITY ARTS
AUDITORIUM.
FRASER WAS UAW PRESIDENT FROM 1977 TO 1983 AND WAS INSTRUMENTAL
IN THE EFFORT THAT SAVED CHRYSLER FROM BANKRUPTCY IN 1979.

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