In Memoriam: Norman Thomas

In Memoriam

Longtime Cook County steward, bargaining team member, and Local 73 delegate, Norman Thomas was killed on November 16.

Norman served as a steward within the environmental services department at Stroger Hospital. He was an active member of our bargaining team throughout contract negotiations and served as a Local 73 delegate,

SEIU Local 73 held a memorial service on Tuesday, November 22, outside Stroger Hospital. Members gathered to hear honor Norman and hear from his family, co-workers, and friends.

“Norman was proud of his service in the U.S. Army and was our friend, brother, steward, and soldier,” said Dian Palmer, President of Local 73.

Local 73 members gather with Norman’s family and friends to honor his memory.