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Teamsters Local 727 Remembers Former Trustee Thomas J. Moriarty

Teamsters Local 727 Remembers Former Trustee Thomas J. Moriarty

| November 5, 2021

It is with great sadness that Teamsters Local 727 announces the passing of Thomas J. “Tom” Moriarty at age 94. Tom worked for over 50 years as a Trustee on the Teamsters Local 727 Benefit Funds and served as an honorable member of the U.S. Navy during World War II. Tom also served as the […]

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Chicago Sun-Times Highlights Longtime Union Funeral Home Matriarch

| August 26, 2021

The Chicago Sun-Times recently published an article on its website announcing the unfortunate passing of Margaret “Peggy” Cooney. Peggy helped operate Cooney Funeral Home, a longtime 727 represented funeral home.

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Local 727 Hosts Spring Funeral Industry CE

Local 727 Hosts Spring Funeral Industry CE

| June 21, 2021

On Tuesday, May 25, 2021, Teamsters Local 727 hosted the Spring continuing education seminar for Local 727 Funeral Directors and Embalmers. Due to the pandemic, this was the second time the CE seminar was hosted virtually via Zoom. Although the virtual CEs have been a success, we are hopeful that we will be able to […]

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