Sylvan E. Hubrig was born on September 26, 1926 to Gustave and Anna Hubrig in Fairmont, North Dakota. He was employed by Fairmont Foods in Moorhead, Minnesota from 1944-1950, and then was a business representative of Building Laborers Union from 1950-1955. Hubrig then became a representative of the Teamsters Union starting in 1955.
Hubrig was involved in many organizations, such as Kiwanis, Senior Citizens, and president of the Anti-Drug Crusade, the National Anti-Drug Foundation, and the Teamsters Union in Minot.
Hubrig married Eunice Webe at Barnesville, Minnesota, in 1948. The couple had six children: Kay, Myles, Vicki, Rocky, Kevin, and Karen.
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