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Register for Local 727’s Free Spring CE Seminar Today

| May 7, 2019

Registration is now open for Teamsters Local 727’s spring continuing education seminar for funeral directors and embalmers, which will be held from 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29 in the Union’s meeting hall in Park Ridge. The biannual seminar is free for Local 727 members in good standing.  For licensees who are […]

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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Earn C.E. Credits at Local 727’s Biannual Seminar

PHOTOS: Funeral Members Earn C.E. Credits at Local 727’s Biannual Seminar

| December 14, 2018

A record-setting 80 funeral directors and embalmers attended Teamsters Local 727’s biannual continuing education seminar this past Wednesday, December 12th.  Free to Local 727 members in good standing, the six-hour seminar is held twice each year in the Union meeting hall in Park Ridge and offers funeral industry professionals the opportunity to earn up to […]

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Local 727 Representatives Attend SCI Shareholder Meeting and Demand Independent SCI Board Chairman

| July 17, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, a Teamsters Local 727 representative travelled to Service Corporation International’s Annual Shareholder Meeting in Houston, Texas in May to continue to insist on the appointment of an independent Board of Directors Chairman and to speak to the Board about the ongoing concerns of Funeral Directors in the Chicago market. Speaking […]

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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain New Insight at Union CE Seminar

PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain New Insight at Union CE Seminar

| June 18, 2018

  Funeral directors and embalmers attended the Teamsters Local 727 continuing education seminar on Wednesday, June 13th at the Union meeting hall in Park Ridge. Local 727 hosts the six-hour seminar, which is free to members in good standing, twice each year.  Those funeral industry members in attendance have the opportunity to earn up to […]

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PHOTOS: Funeral Professionals Earn Continuing Education Hours at Union’s Fall Semi-Annual Seminar

PHOTOS: Funeral Professionals Earn Continuing Education Hours at Union’s Fall Semi-Annual Seminar

| January 8, 2018

  More than 60 funeral directors and embalmers participated in Teamsters Local 727’s semi-annual continuing education seminar on Wednesday, December 13, at the Union Hall in Park Ridge. The six-hour program featured the following topics and presenters: • “Gunshot Wounds Determining Distance,” presented by Gale Bednar Keefe • “Cabbage vs. CABG,” presented by Gale Bednar […]

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