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USGNN Original StoryChristian Haller Recognized at Glass Expo Midwest™ '07

This year's Glass Expo Midwest™ '07 was held in honor of Christian A. Haller, who passed away February 14, 2007, at the age of 70, after a long battle with multiple myeloma. Members of Haller's family were in attendance at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel & DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Mic., to officially open the event on October 9 at a ribbon cutting ceremony held in his honor.

Haller came to Illinois from Germany in 1954 and worked as a bricklayer prior to joining Cardinal Glass Co. In 1960 he became a salesperson for Cardinal Glass, where he later became general manager and vice president. He moved to Michigan in 1976 and managed a window manufacturing company. In 1978 he became a manufacturer's representative serving Michigan, Indiana and Illinois.

CLICK HERE to read Haller's biography as read at the opening ceremony.

Christian A. Haller was honored at Glass Expo Midwest™ '07. Christian Haller's family attended Glass Expo Midwest™ to officially open the event with a ribbon cutting ceremony in Haller's honor.

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