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Branch 373 member passes away from coronavirus

NALC is deeply saddened to learn that 68-year-old retired letter carrier Melvin Stahmer, a member of Branch 373 in Iowa City, IA, recently passed away from complications related to COVID-19. Brother Stahmer began his 35-year career with the Postal Service in 1981. Prior to his retirement he worked in the Coralville Branch of the Iowa City Post Office.

"The entire NALC grieves the loss of Brother Stahmer," NALC President Fredric Rolando said. "Our sincere condolences and heartfelt prayers go out to his family, friends, co-workers and loved ones.”