District 78 Retirees Christmas Party was held on Dec. 5, 2017. A Joyful time was had by all. Special Thank you to Pauline, Colin, Manny and all the amazing volunteers who made this celebration possible.
IAM District 78 News
NAGELS, Eileen Regan In her 100th year, Eileen of King Gardens in Mississauga, passed on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 following a massive stroke. She was born in London, England to Samuel Lawrence Brown and Annie (Regan) on January 11, 1918
Thursday August 24, 2017 For Immediate Release Toronto, ON – Members of IAM Local Lodge 1922, representing clerical workers at UFCW offices in Toronto and Montreal, have ratified a new collective agreement. The three-year agreement, retroactive to April 1, 2017, provides wage increases in each year. Other agreement high lights include: Improved RRSP contributions Improved Health care benefits Reinstatement of contract language for alternate summer work schedules The IAM also
Union Brother, Clarence Shephard (“Joe”) Govier, passed away August 3, 2017. Joe was hired at Champion/Volvo Motor Graders in Goderich, ON, Canada, as a machinist November 14, 1973, at that time becoming a member of IAM&AW LL 1863 (now LL 1975). His passing will be acknowledged by the LL 1863 Retirees Club, and sympathy extended to his family. Union Brother, Donald James Saunders, passed away August 4, 2017. Don was… Read More »IAM Local 1863/1975 Retirees Remembered Brother(s) recently passed.
Make it Fair Campaign activist Jerry Jarosz LL 1922 and Amandeep Buttar LL 2921 visit NDP MPP Jagmeet Singh during the recent lobby day at Queens Park. Office.
On Saturday September 10th IAM Local 717T held a “pin day”, in recognition of the senior members of the IAM at Magellan Aerospace in Toronto. Pizza and refreshments were served, and by all accounts, “a good time was had by all”, said Local Vice-President, Maurizio Romanelli.
Local 1863 Retirees Visit St. Thomas Attractions Members of the IAM Local 1863 Retirees Club recently visited the Elgin County Railway Museum and Tru-die Limited, a tool and die company, in St. Thomas, Ontario. The party of ten first visited the CASO Station. This downtown landmark is a restored red brick building documenting the history of the railway companies that converged on St. Thomas, which became an important… Read More »IAM LL 1863 Retirees Club
It is with greatest sadness that I deliver to you the heartbreaking news of the death of our Sister MARGARET HIRNIAK. I have been informed that Margaret passed away suddenly and unexpectedly when she flew to Poland to visit her sick mom. Margaret will be deeply missed, leaving behind now only those fond memories we have of her. Her positive outlook on life was most admirable and she was highly… Read More »The passing of a Sister from District 78 LL1295
From the LL 1863 Retiree Club there was the president John Stadelmann & wife Sheron and past president John White & wife Barbara went to a District 78 Retiree club meeting on May 9,2016 . It was mainly to let District 78 get to meet the LL 1863 Retiree Clubs new President John Stadelmann. We were given a very nice lunch there and a good meet and great. It was… Read More »IAM Retirees Club DL78