On October 12, 2016 the Aurora Post Office was named after Kenneth M. Christy.
The ceremony was streamed live on Facebook. Click here to view.
The Beacon News reported...Aurora Post Office named in honor of former letter carrier
In Honor of Ken Christy ... Rhiannon Gaiter created a mini documentary in of honor Ken for her Leadership Academy project. When she started at the post office, Ken was her President for Branch 219. If you have a moment, click here to check out the film.
IN MEMORY OF KEN CHRISTY
The Illinois State Association of Letter Carriers lost a good man! It is with great sorrow and sadness we report that Ken Christy, the State Association's President passed away Saturday, March 26th.
Visitation was held on Thursday, March 31st at Dieterle Memorial Home in Montgomery, IL and the funeral was held on Friday, April 1st at Our Lady of Good Counsel located in Aurora, IL.
So many came to pay their respects which is a true testament to the kind of person that Ken Christy was. He was loved and honored by some many. There were many politicians ranging from Federal, State and local level offices who came to pay their respects. There were current and former Branch Presidents from across the State of Illinois, National President Fred Rolando, State Presidents from California, Indiana, Wisconsin and Tennessee, former Branch President from Nevada, State Officers, Region 3 NBA and RAA's and letter carriers from across the state.
Please continue to keep Ken's wife, Bonnie and his family in your prayers especially in the coming weeks and months as Ken's absence is felt.
We will be compiling information to honor Ken's life in the coming months. We would love to include memories, stories and pictures. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with anything you would like to share.
Please click on the links below to read about the life of Ken Christy.
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