What's New at Pipe Fitters 533
In an effort to provide a safe work environment for the membership and officers and staff at Pipe Fitters Local 533 our Office will close at 2:00 PM on the following Friday afternoons (with the exception for Nov. 25th which is a Wednesday) so the building can be fogged with disinfectant and wiped down for COVID-19.
- October 30, 2020
- November 13, 2020
- November 25, 2020 (Wednesday)
- December 4, 2020
- December 18, 2020
- January 8, 2021
(O27) Murle R. Hinds, Jr., 79, of Basehor, KS passed away October 18, 2020. He was initiated 3/27/1961 (59-years of service) and retired 9/1/2000. He became a Life Member (50-year service 3/27/2011). Due to COVID-19 there will be no funeral service per his wife Letty Hinds.
(O26) Raymond M. Oktay, 49, of Leavenworth, KS passed away July 9, 2020. His original initiation date was 9/9/2004 and reinstated 12/1/2014. He was a MESJ (Mechanical Equipment Service Journeyman). Funeral services will be held in Virginia.
(O25) Donald L. Brown, 85, of Ellenton, FL passed away October 4, 2020. His original initiation date was 11/28/1955 and reinstated in 6/1/1979 (41 years of service, received 40-year service pin in 2019). He retired 11/1/1996. His son, Donald L. Brown, Jr., is also a Local 533 Pipefitter.
Congratulation to retiring Training Center Coordinator, Marty Sanderholm. Thank you for your years of service and best wishes for a long, healthy and happy retirement.
Further Congratulations to newly appointed Training Center Coordinator, Chris McGhee and Kelly Turner who will join him as Assistant Training Coordinator. Best wishes and success in your new positions.
If you are an Active Member or Active Retiree and reside in Missouri and plan to vote by Absentee Ballot OR Mail-In and are in need of having your ballot notarized, please contact Local 533 Business Office 816.523.1533 during regular business hours to schedule a time to get your ballot notarized.