Last Runs: Retirees honored at annual LIRR Dinner-Dance

Members of BLET Division 269/Long Island Rail Road honored 13 retirees at their annual Dinner-Dance in late 2007.

With more than 430 members, Division 269 is the largest single division in the BLET.

The 13 retirees (and the date of their retirement) are as follows:

Mickey Quinn, LIRR General Chairman, said the BLET is proud of its membership pension plan at LIRR. When BLET members retire, they receive pension benefits from the LIRR in addition to their Railroad Retirement benefits.

Front row, from left: John Bove, Division 269 Secretary-Treasurer; and Scott Decker, Division 269 President.

Second row: James Brown, LIRR GCA S-T; BLET National President Don Hahs; Bob Olsen, Division 269; Mickey Quinn, LIRR General Chairman; Ed Rodzwicz, BLET First Vice President; and John Tolman, BLET Vice President and National Legislative Representative.



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