IAM Wisconsin Local 1260 Celebrates 50-Year Members

IAM Local 1260 of New Holstein, WI, honored 68 men and women celebrating more than 50 years as members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.

IAM Local 1260 of New Holstein, WI, honored 68 men and women celebrating more than 50 years as members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.  

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IAM Local 1260 President Bonnie Polster and IAM District 10 Business Representative Scott Parr awarded each of the 26 members in attendance a 50-year member certificate, pin, gold card and IAM Midwest Territory charge coin.

Local 1260 members receiving awards were:

Also honored, was 100-year-old member Delphine Schmitz, who initiated into IAM Local 1260 on December 29, 1967 as an employee at Tecumseh Products Company. Delphine retired in January 1986 and will be celebrating her 101st birthday on April 25, 2018.

Mary Augustine
Karen Bangart
Paul C. Boehnlein
Dennis Bowe
James Burich
Timothy Chaussee
Marie Dineen
Michael Freund
Walter Freund
Dennis Fritschka
Edeltraud Garlieb
Jane Grube
Virginia Haensgen
Christina Halbach
Dennis Halbach
Francis Halbach
Charlotte Heller
Joanne Hoyer
Thomas Jacky
Daniel Koenig
Clifford Kolbe
Nancy Kunish
Diane Lau

Gordon Manderscheid
Margaret Martens
Marlene Meneau
David Meyer
Robert Mueller
Edna Nadler
Michael Olm
David Osterloth
Barbara Pagel
Robert Pieper
Judith Propson
William Prull
Jill Reinl
Joan Reseburg
Mary Rose
Glen Schaefer
Delphine Schmitz
Donald Schmitz
Joseph Schmitz
Kenneth Schmitz
Dale Schneider
Ronald Schneider
Sharon Schneider

Gerald Schnell
Sandra Schuh
Jeanette Schwobe
Carole Smasal
Warren Smejkal
Robert Steeber
Darlene Stenzel
Lester Stephanie
Elizabeth Strohfeldt
Kenneth Thone
Karen Truttschel
Pauline Tyson
Ray Tyson
Gerard Van Cuyk
Judith Vande Voort
Carl Vaughn
Shirley Wasmer
Darol Weaver
Edward Welch
Stella Whitby
Gary Wickersheim
Maynard Zuelke

Also honored, was 100-year-old member Delphine Schmitz, who initiated into IAM Local 1260 on December 29, 1967 as an employee at Tecumseh Products Company. Delphine retired in January 1986 and will be celebrating her 101st birthday on April 25, 2018.

“Congratulations to all the men and women of IAM Local 1260 receiving their 50-year membership award,” said IAM Midwest Territory General Vice President Philip J. Gruber. “Thank you for your 50 years of service to American manufacturing and dedication to our great union.”

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