We are sad to report that Jerry Naifeh, chairman and CEO of Standard Distributing Co., Sapulpa, OK, passed away this week. Jerry worked in the convenience distribution business his entire life, taking over the reins of the family business that was established by his grandfather in 1914. Jerry served on the AWMA (CDA) board, and was active in state and regional distributor associations, and also was a past president of the Sapulpa Chamber of Commerce. Funeral arrangements are as follows:
Service is Saturday, Aug. 10, 10:30 AM
Good Shepherd Episcopal Church
1420 East Dewey
Final toast to follow:
Oaks Country Club
6500 South 49th W Ave.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Good Shepherd Episcopal Church in Sapulpa.
The Convenience Distribution Association (CDA) is the trade organization working on behalf of convenience products distributors in the United States. Its distributor members represent more than $102 billion in U.S convenience product sales, serving a wide variety of small retail formats. Associate members include leading convenience product manufacturers, brokers, retailers, suppliers and others allied to the industry.